Pedestrian struck and killed in Crown Heights

Authorities say a woman was killed while trying to cross a Crown Heights street Tuesday.Police say the 59-year-old woman was hit by a truck at

CROWN HEIGHTS - Authorities say a woman was killed while trying to cross a Crown Heights street Tuesday.

Police say the 59-year-old woman was hit by a truck at Classon Avenue and Pacific Street. Police say the driver stayed at the scene and no charges were expected to be filed.

Neighbors say the woman was well-known in the neighborhood and was often heard singing gospel songs.

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