BROOKLYN: Van Kills Pedestrian & Runs

SOUTH SLOPE, Brooklyn – A white van critically hit a pedestrian on a sidewalk Saturday evening around 9 pm at 162 21 St. The driver fled the scene. Significant damage was sustained to the vans front right side. A pool of blood is seen on the sidewalk. The victim was transported in critical condition to Methodist hospital where he/she was pronounced deceased. NYPD Crash Investigation Squad was requested to investigate the incident. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.