Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Motorist in Hempstead, According to Authorities

The bicyclist, who sustained head, neck and spine trauma, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead, cops say.

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NCPD are investigating an auto accident, involving a bicyclist, that occurred in Hempstead on Sunday, 7/16.

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Hempstead, NY - July 17, 2017 - Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an auto accident, involving a bicyclist, that occurred in Hempstead on Sunday, 07/16/17 at 10:00 P.M.
 
According to detectives, a 2013 Nissan Sentra, travelling east on Fulton St./Hendrickson Ave., was in collision with a male bicyclist.
 
The female operator of the Nissan was transported to a local hospital for evaluation. The bicyclist, who sustained head, neck and spine trauma, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:35 P.M. by a staff physician. The deceased has not yet been identified.
 
The Nissan Sentra was impounded for a brake and safety inspection. The investigation is ongoing.