The Homicide Squad are investigating a fatal auto accident that occurred on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 6:55 am in Woodmere.
According to detectives, a 2019 Infinity SUV traveling southbound on Peninsula Boulevard operated by a 36-year-old female struck a 73-year-old male victim near the intersection of Edward Avenue. The male victim suffered severe injuries and was transported to a local hospital for evaluation and treatment. The victim was pronounced deceased by hospital emergency medical staff at approximately 7:41 am. The operator of the vehicle remained at scene and investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Sgt. Hoeler/Homicide Squad 12/31/19/1015/9962
D/Sgt. Hoeler/Homicide 12/31/19/1905/8751
The victim has been identified as Stewart Hecht, 73, of Woodmere.