Pedestrian Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash

Northbound Route 110 near Ritter Avenue, North Amityville, New York on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 10:07 p.m.

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a pedestrian in North Amityville last night.

Brenda Recine was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Monte Carlo north on Route 110, near Ritter Avenue, when her vehicle struck Rigoberto Galdamez-Lopez who was crossing the street at 10:07 p.m. Galdamez-Lopez, 40, of North Amityville, was transported by North Amityville Fire Department to St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage where he was pronounced dead. Recine, 69, of Wyandanch, was not injured.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. The investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.

Case#: EB/2250