Surveillance images show car that fatally struck woman in North Miami Beach

Lilia Mejia, 57, pronounced dead at scene

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – North Miami Beach police have released surveillance images of a car that is believed to have fatally struck a woman who was crossing the street on Sunday.

The hit-and-run crash was reported at 2:15 a.m. in the 17700 block of Northeast 19th Avenue.

According to police, Lilia Mejia, 57, was crossing the street when she was struck by a silver older-model car that was heading north.

Mejia was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call North Miami Beach police at 305-949-5599 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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