Montgomery County police have released a description of the vehicle that fatally struck a 53-year-old woman in the Wheaton area and then fled.

The victim, Marlyn Eres Ali, was crossing Connecticut Avenue at Everton Street Tuesday evening when she was hit. She was taken to a hospital, where she died, police said.

The striking vehicle is described as a late 1990s or early 2000s Toyota Corolla, though police do not know its color. It may have had damage on the right side of its front end, including to a headlight.

Anyone with information can call police at 240-773-6620 or 301-279-8000.