Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 8:25 pm in Elmont.
According to detectives Terrence Reid, 55, of Valley Stream, attempted to cross Linden Boulevard, east of 237th Street, on foot, when he was struck by a 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee, which was operated by a 53 year old male who remained at the scene. As a result of the collision Reid 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 02/24/19/0350/8834