Woman dies in early morning Bensonhurst hit-and-run

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A woman has died after being struck by a vehicle in Bensonhurst Thursday morning, police say.

It happened at the corner of 86th Street and Bay Parkway around 4 a.m.

 

Police say they believe a private sanitation truck was possibly involved.

Police say the victim has been identified as 67-year-old Deborah Mutell.

"We're confident will determine what vehicle was involved. We're hoping the driver will come forward save us a little time and then we'll solve this," says NYPD Deputy Chief Charles Scholl.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

 

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