Man struck and killed crossing North Ocean Avenue: Suffolk PD


MEDFORD, NY – A man was killed as he crossed North Ocean Avenue in Medford on Tuesday evening, Suffolk Police said.

A man was walking across the roadway at the Masonic Avenue intersection when he was struck by a 2003 Honda Civic heading south at around 10:20 p.m., police said, adding that he was taken to Long Community Hospital. Island in East Patchogue where he was pronounced dead.

The man has not yet been identified by police.

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Honda driver Daniel Avila-Canales, 26, of Medford, was not injured in the crash, but two passengers in his car were taken to the same hospital for treatment for “minor injuries”, he said. indicated the police. His vehicle was impounded for a security check, police said.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the crash to contact 5th Squad at 631-854-8552.

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