A 57-year-old man was was struck and killed by a car while crossing a road in his hometown of Bay Shore on Wednesday night.

Suffolk County police said John Green was crossing Fifth Avenue when he was hit by a southbound Hyundai Elantra near Brook Avenue at 8 p.m.

The victim was taken to Southside Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The unnamed driver and her passenger were not injured. Third Squad detectives impounded her vehicle for a safety check and are continuing the investigation.

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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.