A man running across a Bay Shore street Wednesday night was struck and killed by a car, Suffolk County police said.

John Green, 57, of Bay Shore, was pronounced dead after Bay Shore-Brightwaters Rescue Ambulance transported him to Southside Hospital, police said.

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Green was hit at about 8 p.m. as he attempted to run east across Fifth Avenue near Brook Avenue, police said. The car that hit him, a 2001 Hyundai Elantra driven by Marie Brandflu, 65, of Central Islip, was heading south on Fifth Avenue, police said.

Brandflu and a passenger were not injured, police said, and the car was impounded.

The investigation is continuing, police said.