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Man, 73, dies after being hit by two cars in Brooklyn

Posted at 8:05 AM, Mar 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-02 13:15:30-05

BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — A 73-year-old man who died in Brooklyn Friday morning after he was struck by two cars, police said.

Police are investigation a man’s death after authorities say he was struck by two cars, one of them fleeing the scene.

It occurred around 6:18 a.m. along West Sixth and 65th streets in Bensonhurst.

When police arrived, the victim was found and pronounced dead at the scene.

His identity has not been released pending family notification.

Police initially said one of the cars may have fled, but later said both drivers remained at the scene.