Driver hits, kills woman in Brighton Park

April 22, 2012 8:45:24 PM PDT
A woman was struck and killed as she crossed a street in Brighton Park late Saturday night.

Forty-nine-year-old Cynthia Hoff died a short time after she was hit just before midnight.

Hoff was walking in the 4200 block of S. Western Blvd. at the time.

The driver did not stop, but police found him a short time later and took him into custody.

Police are not releasing the driver's name.