The Homicide Squad reports the details of a serious auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 11:05 am in Franklin Square.
According to detectives, a male pedestrian, 86, was struck by a box truck at the intersection of Franklin Avenue and Hempstead Turnpike.
The male operator of the box truck, 34, remained at the scene.
The male pedestrian suffered severe trauma and was transported to an area hospital.
No other injuries were reported.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 11/16/21/2030/8834
The Homicide Squad is reporting the above victim has succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased by hospital staff on November 22, 2021 at 6:45 pm. He has been identified as Alfred Piretto, 86, of Franklin Square.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 11/22/21/2000/8834