MASSAPEQUA, NY (CBSNewYork) – A 30-year-old man and his dog were hit and run over by a car when crossing the street on Thursday on Long Island.
It happened just before 8:00 pm on Merrick Road near Forrest Avenue Massapequa.
Police said a Jeep crashed and killed the victim and his dog as they tried to cross Merrick Road.
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The 72-year-old driver stayed at the scene and investigators said “there was no apparent crime.”
The victim’s name has yet to be revealed.
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