Highway officers investigate the scene where a woman was struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing Woodhaven Blvd. in Queens Thursday. (Vic Nicastro for New York Daily News)

A woman collecting cans in Queens was fatally struck by a vehicle early Thursday, police said.

The victim, believed to be in her 60s, was hit by a black Lexus SUV about 6:20 a.m. on Jamaica Ave and Woodhaven Blvd. in Woodhaven, cops said.

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She was rushed to Jamaica Hospital but could not be saved. Cops were working on identifying her.

The driver remained at the scene and faced no immediate charges.

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