Sections

Fatal hit and run in East Flatbush

Investigation ongoing: Police from the NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad look over the scene of a fatal East Flatbush hit and run Monday night.
Brooklyn Daily
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:

A reckless roadster struck and killed a 72-year-old Brooklyn man while driving his white Jaguar on Avenue D in East Flatbush Monday, mowing the man down as he crossed the street and then fleeing in his sports car, witnesses said.

Police and paramedics responded to a 911 call at 7:55 pm, and found the older man already dead between E. 42nd and E. 43rd streets, cops said.

The driver who killed him, on the other hand, fled before police arrived and remains on the lam, according to police.

Police are withholding the victim’s name pending the notification of family members.

Reach reporter Colin Mixson at cmixson@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260-4514.
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:


Reasonable discourse

Comments closed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: