A hit-and-run left a 71-year-old woman dead Sunday morning as she crossed a North Dorgenois Street with her walker. New Orleans police are looking for the suspect.

Around 3:25 a.m. the driver heading south on Elysian Fields Avenue struck the woman as she crossed North Dorgenois Street with her walker and continued driving.

The vehicle is described as a burnt orange Ford Mustang with damage to the front of the car from the incident.

Fatality Detective Kevin Thompson is heading the investigation.