Hit-And-Run Leaves Pedestrian With Skull Fractures

MADISON – A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle whose driver did not care to stay at the scene over the weekend.

According to cops, on April 13 at about 1:45 a.m., a 39-year-old man was walking across the Coney Island Avenue and Kings Highway intersection when he was struck by an unknown dark vehicle. The vehicle left the scene without stopping once.

The injured pedestrian was taken to Maimonides Hospital with multiple skull fractures and is in serious but stable condition. He is expected to survive, cops say. Police need help to search for the driver and vehicle. A video is attached above.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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Zainab Iqbal

Zainab is a staff reporter at Bklyner who sometimes writes poetry in her free time || zainab@bklyner.com


  1. it says don’t walk. why was he crossing? to spike kahn in the comments, the video says it clearly at coney island ave. and kings highway where KFC is along with 24 hour fitness.

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