MONTAUK - News 12 Long Island has learned a man walking in Montauk was struck and killed by a forklift.

The Hampton Bays man was walking along East Lake Drive in Montauk around 11 a.m. yesterday. 

According to police, that is when the forklift struck 44-year-old Hector Duarte-Roque.

He was airlifted to Southampton Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
East Hampton Town police are investigating the deadly accident.