News 6-year-old girl struck by hit-and-run driver in the Bronx, NYPD says There are no crosswalks, traffic lights or stop signs on the street where the girl was crossing. A hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn struck and killed a bicyclist Friday, police said. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Updated December 12, 2018 7:46 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A 6-year-old girl crossing a two-way street with no crosswalk was seriously hurt when she was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Bronx Tuesday evening, police said. The girl was crossing East 172nd Street at the intersection with Harrod Avenue in Soundview at about 5 p.m. when the driver hit her, an NYPD spokeswoman said. There are no crosswalks, traffic lights or stop signs on East 172nd Street at the intersection. The girl was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi in serious condition with face trauma, cops said. The driver kept going and police were still looking for the individual. A description of the vehicle was not immediately available. By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.