The Homicide Squad is investigating a Fatal motor vehicular accident involving one pedestrian which occurred on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 10:30 A.M. in Farmingdale.
According to detectives, a 2012 Jeep Wrangler was backing out of a marked parking stall in the rear lot of 326 Main Street. While backing, the vehicle struck a 92 year old female pedestrian. The aided was transported by a Nassau County ambulance to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased at 11:06 A.M. by a staff physician.
The victim is identified as Lorraine Richter, 92, of Bethpage. A brake and safety inspection was performed on the vehicle at the scene. There were no other injuries reported. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det/Sgt Bolitho/Homicide Squad 03/13/19/1520/8970