FARMINGVILLE - Police say a Patchogue man was hit and killed trying to cross one of Long Island's busy roads.

According to police, Gerald Pender, 60, was crossing North Ocean Avenue near Expressway Drive North in Farmingville when he was killed.

The incident happened around 6:30 p.m. last night. Pender was pronounced dead at the hospital.

No charges have been filed against the driver but his car has been impounded for a safety check.