A Roslyn woman was struck and killed by a Jeep Tuesday night while walking across Jericho Turnpike in Garden City Park, Nassau County police said.

Susan Katz, 68, was walking south across Jericho Turnpike around 6:45 p.m. when she was struck by a 2012 Jeep Liberty being driven by a 42-year-old Long Beach woman, police said. Katz was taken to Winthrop University Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 10:36 p.m., police said.

Police said the crash doesn’t appear to be criminal at this time.



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