LONGVIEW, Texas — A Longview woman is dead following a hit-and-run early Wednesday morning.

According to the Longview Police Department, the crash occurred around 1:50 a.m., in the 500 block of North Eastman Road.

Officers were called to the after they were told a woman's body was lying in the roadway.

When police arrived on scene, they discovered Melinda McBrook Neal, 58, of Longview, deceased on the road. Officials say McBrook appeared to have been hit by a vehicle.

Authorities believe a black Ford pickup vehicle traveling north may be responsible for Neal's death.

If you have any information on this crash, please contact the LPD at (903) 237-1170 or Crime Stoppers at (903) 236-7867.

Wednesday morning's fatal hit-and-run is the second in two days after a man was hit and killed on Loop 281, near Birdsong Street, Tuesday morning.

RELATED: 1 killed in multi-vehicle crash in Longview