Pedestrian dies after being struck by car on Meeker Avenue

Officials say a pedestrian died Tuesday morning after being hit by a Jeep in Greenpoint.

 

They say 71-year-old Joseph Ranieri, of Queens, was struck when he tried to cross the street in front of 958 Meeker Ave.



Police say the 30-year-old driver stayed at the scene, and so far is not facing any charges.

 


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