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Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
Tuesday May 24th, 2022 :: 09:00 a.m. EDT


Woman Killed By Hit-and-Run Driver

Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a female pedestrian in Hauppauge last night.
A motor vehicle, believed to be a sedan, was traveling eastbound on Motor Parkway when it collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Moreland Road, left the roadway, and struck a woman standing on the sidewalk at approximately 10:15 p.m. The vehicle then fled the scene eastbound on Motor Parkway.
The victim, Cherokee Fletcher, 28, of Commack, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.  
Detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.
Rodney K. Harrison, Commissioner             22-291649
Suffolk County Police Department               JM/0225

Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
30 Yaphank Ave
Yaphank, NY 11980

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