Police were still searching on Tuesday morning for the driver who struck and killed a 72-year-old man in East Flatbush on Monday night. (Metro File Photo)
A 72-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run accident in East Flatbush on Monday night, police said.
The victim was crossing Avenue D between East 42nd and East 43rd Streets shortly before 8 p.m. when he was struck by a white vehicle, cops said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver did not remain on the scene. The investigation is ongoing, police said.
The victim's identity has not been released pending family notification.