Canarsie hit-and-run leaves 64-year-old man dead

Brooklyn Currents | 10/14/2013 | 0 comments

Police were looking for the driver of an SUV that hit and killed a man in Canarsie on Friday evening , Oct. 11. The driver remained at large as of this posting.

The 64-year-old victim was crossing Remsen Avenue near Avenue L about 8:30 p.m.  when he was hit by a 2012 Chevrolet SUV, said police.

The driver did not remain at the scene, police said.

The victim, who was not publicly identified by this posting,  was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Anyone with information on the hit-and-run should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS    (800-577-8477), or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

Category: ,

Article by

Follow Brooklyn Currents on Facebook and Twitter
Brooklyn on the Web.