Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating a crash that killed a pedestrian in Sayville early this morning.
A man was in the lanes of travel on eastbound Sunrise Highway, east of exit 49, when he was struck by a 2006 Jeep Liberty at 2:35 a.m.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by a member of Sayville Community Ambulance Company. His identity is being withheld pending notification of kin. The driver, Juan Abarca, 20, of Farmingville, was not injured.
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the crash to contact the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552.
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