San Jose police are investigating a deadly hit-and-run collision reported late Monday.
At around 8 p.m., police received reports of a female who was struck by a vehicle in the area of McKee Road and N. 33rd Street in East San Jose.
Police said when officers arrived on scene they found a woman lying in the middle of the street suffering from major injuries. The woman was transported to a hospital, where she was later pronounced deceased, police said.
Witnesses told police the woman was hit while she was in a crosswalk. The woman was thrown about 40 to 50 feet when she was hit by the vehicle, police said.
The suspect vehicle, described as a light-colored SUV, fled the scene westbound on McKee Road after striking the woman and did not return, according to police.