NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Los Angeles police are asking for the public’s help in finding the driver of a pickup truck that struck and killed a woman Friday night in North Hollywood.

Melva Evangelin Chapman, 57, of Sun Valley, was crossing Saticoy Street near Irvine Avenue when she was struck by the truck around 8:30 p.m., according to LAPD Officer Jane Kim.

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The woman was in an unmarked crosswalk and wearing dark clothing when she was struck, according to LAPD Capt. John McMahon.

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The vehicle that struck the woman was describe as a white Toyota Tacoma pickup.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Valley Traffic Division at 818-644-8116.

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