Queens, NY (June 18, 2020) – Authorities have reported an auto-pedestrian collision in the Forest Park neighborhood of Queens. It took place early on Thursday morning, June 18th, at the intersection of Woodhaven Boulevard and Myrtle Avenue.
According to officers with the New York Police Department, a 26-year-old man was walking in the area when he was struck by an unspecified vehicle at around 3:00 a.m. Emergency responders arrived at the scene where they transported the victim to a local hospital.
The victim suffered severe injuries but there has been no information released on his current condition. The incident is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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