The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Serious Auto Accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Sunday, October 30, 2022, at 8:15 pm in Farmingdale.According to Detectives, the male victim, 73, was crossing Hempstead Turnpike, east of West Gate, where he was struck by a 2014 Ford pick-up truck operated by a 57-year old male. The pedestrian was transported to a local area hospital where he was pronounced by hospital staff. The driver remained at scene and the vehicle went through a brake and safety check.The investigation is ongoing. No criminality suspected at this time.
***UPDATE***The victim of the above listed incident has been identified as Daniel McCarthy; 73 years old.