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Pedestrian struck, killed on Route 110 in N. Amityville, police say

Investigators work at the scene in North Amityville

Investigators work at the scene in North Amityville on Saturday night, June 3, 2017, where a pedestrian identified as Rigoberto Galdamez-Lopez, 40, of North Amityville, was struck by a car and killed. Photo Credit: Paul Mazza

Suffolk County police on Sunday night identified a North Amityville man who was fatally struck by a car in the hamlet as he crossed a street.

Rigoberto Galdamez-Lopez, 40, was pronounced dead at St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage after the Saturday night crash, police said in a news release.

Brenda Recine, 69, of Wyandanch, was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Monte Carlo north on Route 110 near Ritter Avenue at about 10:10 p.m. Saturday, police said. The Monte Carlo hit Galdamez-Lopez, police said. Recine stayed at the scene, police said, and was not hurt.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check, police said. The crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.

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