Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:49 p.m. in Baldwin.
According to detectives, while attempting to cross Grand Ave. at Sunrise Highway, a 55 year old male was struck by a 2015 Mazda that was traveling northbound. As a result of the collision, the male suffered multiple trauma injuries and was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased by a staff physician.
The driver, a 27 year old male, remained at the scene and was not injured.
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.
The identity of the victim is being withheld at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide