PATCHOGUE, NY – A man using a wheelchair was attempting to cross Waverly Avenue in North Patchogue when he was by a passing pickup truck around 9 PM on Monday night. The man was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead. He was 62-years-old.
The driver remained on the scene and was not injured.
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