Irondequoit, NY (June 15, 2020) – An unidentified man in his 80s was struck and killed by a dump truck in the town of Irondequoit. The fatal accident happened in a parking lot off Portland Parkway at around 9:35 a.m. on Monday morning, June 15th.
According to officials with the Irondequoit Police Department, the victim is believed to be the owner of a paving company that was working in the parking lot of Parkway Manor Apartments. The victim was hit by one of the dump trucks that was working at the time.
Emergency responders arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim deceased. The events that led to this incident are under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.
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