Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating an auto accident that occurred on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at approximately 8:50 p.m. in South Hempstead.
According to Detectives, a 2019 white Acura sedan traveling Westbound on Village Avenue was struck by a 2009 Gold Honda motorcycle traveling north on Grand Avenue. The driver of the Acura was a female, 28 years old and was uninjured. The driver of the motorcycle was a male, 28 years old who was pronounced at scene by Medics. No other details are being released at this time, including the names of the drivers, pending an investigation.
Details by: Det./Sgt. Bertini/Homicide 8/13/21/0041/9595
Det. Ferucci / Homicide Sqd. 08/13/21/1745/7990
The above listed deceased victim has been identified as Sherif Wheeler, 28, of Baldwin New York.