Police Identify Man Killed in Hit and Run

Cops say Orlando Marquez of Brentwood died in a Monday hit-and-run on the Hauppauge/Brentwood border.

Police on Tuesday identified Orlando Marquez, 38, of Brentwood as the man killed in a hit-and-run near the Brentwood/Hauppauge border on Monday.

Suffolk Police said Marquez was walking on Caleb's Path near the intersection of Bushwick Avenue when he was hit by a car around 8 p.m.. The driver never stopped.

A pedestrian discovered Marquez lying in the road and called 911, police said. He was later pronounced dead at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore.

Police have asked anyone with information to contact them at 1-800-220-8477.


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