A woman was killed Friday night in a hit-and-run accident in the Pulaski industrial area.

The woman, a pedestrian, was pronounced dead at the scene. She was struck by a truck at around 7:30 p.m. near Pulaski Highway and 62nd street, according to Baltimore City Police Det. Jeremy Silbert. Her identity is not being released until family members can be notified.

Investigators think the woman was struck by a dark-colored pick-up truck that has heavy damage in the front. Traffic in the area was expected to remain backed up for several hours Friday night. Anyone with information about the accident is urged to call police at 410-396-2606.

mary.mccauley@baltsun.com