CHICAGO (CBS) — A dump truck driver struck and killed a 72-year-old woman in the Southwest Side’s Clearing neighborhood Friday evening, then drove off.

Kazmiera Falat, 72, was struck and killed by the dump truck on Harlem Avenue near 62nd Street – on the cusp of the city of Chicago and suburban Summit – according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

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The woman was walking across Harlem Avenue about 5:30 p.m. Friday, when the northbound dump truck hit her and did not stop, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

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Falat, of the 6200 block of 63rd Street, was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood where she was pronounced dead at 7:35 p.m., according to the Medical Examiner’s office.

The driver was not in police custody as of early Saturday.

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The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.