Man dies in Rockaway Boulevard hit and run


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Oswald Lewis, who was reportedly wanted for drug smuggling and a Brooklyn stabbing, was captured after a shootout in Springfield gardens with authorities.

A 65-year-old Queens man died early Friday when a car struck him on Rockaway Boulevard and fled the scene, said police.

Carlos Carlo was crossing the intersection of Rockaway Boulevard and 137th around 12:30 a.m. when a dark colored sedan traveling northbound on Rockaway Boulevard hit him.

Carlo was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing.

 

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