A 60-year-old woman was fatally hit by a car while crossing a street in her hometown of Hicksville on Friday evening.

Nassau County police said the pedestrian was struck by a northbound Honda Civic while walking across North Broadway near the corner of Nevada Street at 5:40 p.m.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Her name wasn’t immediately released.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation, but don’t expect to charge the driver.

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Timothy Bolger is the Editor in Chief of the Long Island Press who’s been working to uncover unreported stories since shortly after it launched in 2003. When he’s not editing, getting hassled by The Man or fielding cold calls to the newsroom, he covers crime, general interest and political news in addition to reporting longer, sometimes investigative features. He won’t be happy until everyone is as pissed off as he is about how screwed up Lawn Guyland is.