A pedestrian was fatally hit Monday by a driver who is believed to have fled the area, according to Renton police.

The crash happened at Northeast 12th Street and Northeast Sunset Boulevard, police said in a tweet. Roads in the area were closed for the investigation and partially reopened Monday shortly before 10 p.m. Eastbound Sunset Boulevard remained closed from Northeast 12th Street, but Metro buses will be allowed through, police said.

No other information was immediately available.