Suffolk police say they are looking for the driver that fatally struck a woman, 33, on Route 347 in Stony Brook early Monday morning. Credit: James Carbone

Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run incident in Stony Brook that forced the closure of all westbound lanes of Route 347 in the area for about six hours Monday morning.

The road was reopened at 11:07 a.m., Suffolk County police said.

Police said the pedestrian versus motor vehicle incident occurred on westbound Route 347 near Daffodil Lane and was reported in a 911 call at 5:16 a.m.

The driver fled, but police have so far not released any information on the vehicle. The identity of the victim has been withheld, pending notification of next of kin.

Investigators at the scene of a fatal hit-and-run incident that...

Investigators at the scene of a fatal hit-and-run incident that occurred on westbound Route 347, west of Stony Brook Road in Stony Brook, around 5:16 a.m. Monday. Credit: James Carbone

Additional information was not immediately available.

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