VILLAGE OF WAPPINGERS FALLS – A 44-year-old village resident was struck by a car n the village on Sunday night and later died of his injuries.
Village police say that Robert English was struck by a car on South Avenue near West Academy Street around 10:10 p.m. on Sunday night. Responding officers arrived to find Mr. English in the roadway with critical injuries. He was transported to MidHudson Regional Hospital by EMS personnel and succumbed to his injuries.
Police say that the motorist remained on the scene and was uninjured in the collision that is still under investigation. The New York State Police Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting the Village of Wappingers Falls Police with the investigation.