A pedestrian was hit and killed by the driver of a car while trying to cross a street in Queens Friday night, police said.

The 64-year-old man was struck near the intersection of Seagirt Avenue and Beach 30th Street in Far Rockaway at about 6:50 p.m., cops said.

A 26-year-old man driving a black Jeep Wrangler was heading eastbound on Seagirt Avenue when he hit the man, who police said was attempting to cross the street mid-block.

Highway police officers investigate a serious accident involving a Jeep at Beach 31st St. and Seagirt Blvd. in Queens on Nov. 25, 2022.
The 64-year-old man was struck around 6:50 p.m. last night.
Robert Mecea

The pedestrian suffered severe trauma to his body and was transported by first responders to St. Johnโ€™s Episcopal Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The driver remained at the scene. Police said the investigation is ongoing.



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