Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 7:22 pm in Massapequa.
According to detectives, while attempting to cross the street in front of 6150 Sunrise Highway, a female pedestrian, 59, was struck by a westbound 2003 Ford Crown Victoria operated by an 18 year old male. The female victim was then struck by a second vehicle traveling westbound, a 2016 Kia SUV operated by a 73 year old male. Both operators remained at the scene. As a result of the collision, the female suffered multiple trauma injuries and was pronounced at the scene. The victim’s identity has not been released at this time as the investigation into this accident continues.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 03/03/20/2330/8834
The above victim has been identified as Gwendolyn Manning, 59, of Massapequa.
D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide 03/04/20/1613/8751