Police Are looking for a driver who caused a hit-and-run accident that led to one fatality. This accident occurred in Queens on Sunday.
Police responded to a call at around 12:40 in the morning. The call said a pedestrian had been hit at Hillside Avenue and 153rd Street.
Police found a 54-year-old man unconscious with severe trauma over his body. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The man has been identified as Azeemuddin Jalaluddin.
The early investigation found that a Honda Pilot was traveling west when it struck a pedestrian who was attempting to cross the street.
The driver fled the scene. The police are still investigating this accident. If more information becomes available, we will keep you posted.
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