MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Hialeah police say a woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Friday evening.

Police said it happened at West 12th Avenue and 35th Street.

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The woman who was struck was taken by helicopter to Jackson Memorial Hospital where she later died.

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Police have not released a description of the vehicle.

The identity of the victim was being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact the Miami Police Department at (305) 603-6030 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471- TIPS (8477).