A 58-year-old man was killed when he was struck by a car while walking across a road in North Patchogue over the weekend.

Suffolk County police said Florencio Cardanas of Patchogue was walking across Medford Avenue just behind two other pedestrians when he was hit by a northbound Pontiac Grand Am at 2:04 a.m. Sunday.

The victim was taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue, where he died from his injuries.

The driver, a 37-year-old North Patchogue man, was not injured.

Fifth Squad detectives impounded the vehicle, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about this crash to call them at 631-854-8552.

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Timothy Bolger is the Editor in Chief of the Long Island Press who’s been working to uncover unreported stories since shortly after it launched in 2003. When he’s not editing, getting hassled by The Man or fielding cold calls to the newsroom, he covers crime, general interest and political news in addition to reporting longer, sometimes investigative features. He won’t be happy until everyone is as pissed off as he is about how screwed up Lawn Guyland is.