NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are on the hunt for a hit-and-run driver in Queens, who left a man to die in the street on Christmas night.
Police say the deadly hit-and-run took place on 113th Street and Linden Boulevard in Ozone Park.READ MORE: R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial
Authorities say a driver struck a 67-year-old pedestrian, then sped off just before 9:30 p.m.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine Mandate For New York City Teachers To Take Effect After Federal Appeals Court Lifts Temporary Ban
That man was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he died from his injuries.
A description of the vehicle the NYPD is searching for has not been released at this time.MORE NEWS: Parents Of Immunocompromised Girl Say Long Island School District Refused Requests For Adequate Remote Option
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74682), logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enterings TIP577.