NEW YORK — The New York Police Department says a 69-year-old woman has died after she was hit by a car after running onto FDR Drive.

Police say Diana Singh, who lived in the Manhattan neighborhood, was near the freeway when she was struck late Wednesday. A multivehicle collision followed the initial crash.

Singh was taken to a hospital, where she died from her injuries. Officials say it wasn’t clear why she was on the highway.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and hasn’t been charged. Police continue to investigate.