Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 5:41 p.m. in Garden City Park.
According to detectives,while attempting to cross Nassau Boulevard, south of 7th Street, a female pedestrian, 72, was struck by an unknown vehicle that failed to stop. As a result of the collision, the pedestrian suffered multiple trauma injuries and was transported to an area hospital. The Victim was pronounced deceased by a staff physician a short time after arrival.
The victim’s identity is being withheld pending family notification. This investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: D/Sgt.Hoeler/HomicideSquad 01/30/18/2330/8838
The above listed deceased victim has been identified as Catarina Didricson, 72, of Garden City Park.
Details by: D/Sgt. Hoeler / HomicideSqd. 01/31/18/1745/7990