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88-year-old man fatally struck by car in Sheepshead Bay

Posted at 1:18 AM, Jan 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-11 06:58:55-05

SHEEPSHEAD BAY, Brooklyn – An 88-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn Tuesday night, police said.

The crash happened in the vicinity of Avenue X and Ocean Parkway around 9:40 p.m.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police on identified the victim as Feliks Dadiomov of Brooklyn. Officers say he was within a marked crosswalk when he was hit while attempting to cross the street against the pedestrian traffic signal.

Officers say the 28-year-old man who was driving the car remained at the scene. He hasn’t been charged.