Second Squad Detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident that occurred on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 12:06 a.m. in Hicksville.
According to detectives, a male, 26, was operating a 2009 Jeep when he struck a male pedestrian in front of 16 Newbridge Rd. The male suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene by an Emergency Medical Technician. The driver remained at the scene.
The victim was later identified as Franklin Campos-Rodriguez, 37, of Uniondale.
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det. Mercedes/2nd Squad 09/15/18/0530/8751