A Queens woman was struck and killed last night by a driver who fled the scene. According to an NYPD release, 58-year-old Nisath Hossain was crossing Queens Boulevard near 71 Avenue from south to north when she was hit by a driver traveling westbound on the boulevard.
Hossain was taken to North Shore University Hospital where she was pronounced dead. ABC reports that police are looking for a silver minivan. Anyone with information on the crime is encouraged to contact CrimeStoppers (1-800-577-TIPS) or submit a tip through their website.