Man fatally struck by car on Belt Parkway

Police say the man was hit while trying to cross the parkway shortly after midnight.

Police say the man was hit while trying to cross the parkway shortly after midnight. (5/26/13)

GRAVESEND - A man is dead after he was struck by a car while trying to cross the Belt Parkway.

Police say the 53-year-old victim was walking near the intersection with the Bay Parkway when a 45-year-old man driving a Nissan Altima struck him.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the driver stayed at the crash site.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.

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