EAST NEW YORK - A man pistol-whipped a 43-year-old woman during a robbery attempt in Brooklyn Thursday, police say.

Two men held up the victim outside 376 Montauk Ave. around 1:30 p.m., according to investigators.

They say she resisted the men and one of them struck her in the face with a gun.

The woman was taken to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition with a laceration on her head, police say.

The suspects fled on foot toward New Lots Avenue, according to investigators