Brentwood Crash Leaves Pedestrian Dead

A pedestrian was fatally hit by a vehicle in Brentwood over the weekend.

Suffolk County police said Matthew Padilla, 24, of Brentwood, was driving a Toyota westbound on Second Avenue when his vehicle struck a man east of Brentwood Road at 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

The victim, who has not yet been identified, was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, where he was pronounced dead.

Third Squad detectives impounded the vehicle, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about this crash to call them at 631-854-8352.