Pedestrian fatally struck on Sunrise Highway: police

BELLMORE, N.Y. — A pedestrian was fatally struck and killed as she was crossing Sunrise Highway early Sunday morning.

Around 1 a.m. Sunday, the woman was crossing Sunrise Highway when she was hit by a vehicle traveling east, police said.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The driver remained at the scene, police said.

The investigation is ongoing.