By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A woman was struck by a car and killed on Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia Monday evening. It happened on the 7600 block of Roosevelt Boulevard around 6:20 p.m.

Police say a woman was struck by a grey Nissan Maxima that was traveling northbound in the inner lanes. She was transported to Jefferson-Torresdale Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The striking vehicle remained at the scene.

The inner lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard are closed northbound between St. Vincent Street and Borbeck Street.