By Mary Chappell

CHICAGO (CBS) – A woman was killed in a Jefferson Park hit-and-run Friday night, police said.

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The woman, 65, was crossing the street in the 4900 block of North Milwaukee Avenue about 10:47 p.m. when she was struck by a tan Jeep traveling northbound, authorities said. After hitting her, the car drove away.

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The woman sustained head trauma and was taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital where she was pronounced dead, police said.

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Nobody is in custody as Area Five detectives investigate.