NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 29-year-old man was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early this morning in Queens.
It happened shortly before 2 a.m. near Booth Memorial Avenue and College Point Boulevard in Flushing.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested In Deadly Stabbing Of Yonkers Store Owner Ruben Martinez
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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.MORE NEWS: Police: Woman Shoved Against Car And Sexually Abused By Would-Be Robber In Brooklyn
Anyone with information about the deadly crash is asked to contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.