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Brooklyn man, 72, struck and killed by car

A Brooklyn man was struck by a car and killed while crossing a street Friday night, police said.

Lawrence McDowell, 72, of East 56th Street was walking south across Beverley Road in Brooklyn about 7:27 p.m. when he was hit by a white 2001 Nissan heading west on the road, police said.

McDowell was taken to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Police said no criminality is suspected, and the driver of the Nissan was not charged. The investigation was ongoing.

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