Police identify victim in Eastern Parkway hit-and-run

CROWN HEIGHTS - Investigators have identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run that happened in Crown Heights on Christmas morning.

Police say 38-year-old Donna Fountain was struck by a gray car on Eastern Parkway at Troy Avenue around 7:30 a.m.

Witnesses say two cars were illegally drag racing when one of them hit Fountain, ran a red light and sped away.

Police are still searching for the driver of the car.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Woman killed in Eastern Parkway hit-and-run

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