The victim, who was in her 60s, was near 71st Avenue about 10:30 p.m. when she was hit by a Chevrolet Malibu, police said. She was taken to Jamaica Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
According to an initial investigation, the accident happened while the victim was crossing in the marked crosswalk against the traffic light, officials said.
The driver remained on the scene and there were no arrests made. The investigation is ongoing.
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