Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a fatal auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 11:00 pm in Hempstead.
According to detectives, while attempting to cross Peninsula Blvd. on foot at the intersection of Washington Street, a male Hispanic, who has yet to be identified, was struck by a 2011 Toyota Camry that was traveling north on Peninsula Blvd. and was being operated by a 34 year old male. A second vehicle, a 2012 Nissan Murano, that was in the adjacent lane on Peninsula Blvd., being operated by a 54 year old female, immediately following the first collision, also struck the pedestrian who was on the ground. Both operators remained at the scene for police arrival. The pedestrian, who suffered multiple trauma injuries, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The investigation into this accident continues.
Details by: D/Sgt. Bertini/Homicide Squad 06/12/20/0315/6672