Police were called by London Ambulance Service to New North Road, Hainault [at Amwell View] at 2250hrs on Saturday, 11 November to reports of a car in collision with a pedestrian.
The 34-year-old male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The car involved nor the driver failed to stop.
A crime scene is in place and road closures have been implemented. Motorists are advised to avoid the area at this time.
Next of kin are aware.
No arrests have been made at this time, however police enquiries are ongoing.
Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit investigate supported by local officers.
Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information should call the East Area Command Unit by dialling 101, via @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 080 555 111.