Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm in Hempstead.
According to detectives, Israel Lopez-Perez, 31, with an unknown address, attempted to cross South Franklin Avenue, north of Sterling Place, on foot, when he was struck by a 2017 Nissan Rogue, which was operated by a 25 year old female who remained at the scene. As a result of the collision Lopez-Perez suffered multiple trauma injuries, was transported to an area hospital and was pronounced deceased by a staff physician.
The investigation is continuing at this time.
Details by: D/Sgt. Rojas/ Homicide Squad 02/24/19/0345/8834