The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Fatal Vehicular Accident involving a scooter that occurred on Thursday, July 15, 2021at 11:59 pm in West Hempstead.
According to detectives, a male, 31, was operating a 2021 Mazda westbound on Hempstead Turnpike in the vicinity of Cherry Valley Road and struck a Bird-battery operated scooter traveling eastbound on Hempstead Turnpike. The male operator of the scooter suffered severe head trauma and was pronounced at the scene.
The driver remained at scene. The vehicle was brake and safety checked.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Sgt. Bertini/HOM 07/16/21/0415/8688