NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A 64-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Canarsie, Brooklyn on Friday night.
Police and EMS responded to a report of a struck pedestrian near 1447 Remsen Avenue at 8:25 p.m.READ MORE: 2 Islanders Games Postponed Amid COVID-19 Outbreak
The man, later identified as John Dozier, was suffering from severe body trauma and was transported to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Stolen French Bulldog Found Safe On Long Island, Burglary Investigation Continues
Dozier was struck by 2012 Chevy SUV traveling northbound on Remsen Ave, according to authorities.
The driver did not remain at the scene of the accident . The investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: David Robinson, 53, Arrested For Murder Of Woman Who Died After Falling Down Stairs At Subway Station
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