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88-year-old man fatally struck by car in Sheepshead Bay

Shallow depth of field image taken of yellow law enforcement line with police car and lights in the background. police tape police siren (Thinkstock/Getty Image)

Shallow depth of field image taken of yellow law enforcement line with police car and lights in the background. police tape police siren (Thinkstock/Getty Image)

SHEEPSHEAD BAY, Brooklyn – An 88-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn Tuesday night, police said.

The crash happened in the vicinity of Avenue X and Ocean Parkway around 9:40 p.m.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police on identified the victim as Feliks Dadiomov of Brooklyn. Officers say he was within a marked crosswalk when he was hit while attempting to cross the street against the pedestrian traffic signal.

Officers say the 28-year-old man who was driving the car remained at the scene. He hasn’t been charged.