Man dies 2 days after hit-and-run in Copiague

Pierre Prophete, 23, was sitting in the back of an SUV Sunday when it was rear-ended by an Infiniti.

Pierre Prophete, 23, was sitting in the back of an SUV Sunday when it was rear-ended by an Infiniti. (4/5/17)

COPIAGUE - A 23-year-old Copiague man has died two days after a hit-and-run accident.

As News 12 reported, Pierre Prophete was sitting in the back of an SUV Sunday when it was rear-ended by an Infiniti.

According to police, that Infiniti was speeding with a BMW on New Highway in Copiague.

Police are still looking for the Infiniti driver.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS

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