Police: 2 men killed in different hit-and-runs in Suffolk

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BRENTWOOD -

Police say two drivers were involved in two different deadly hit-and-runs in Suffolk over the weekend.

According to officials, a Brentwood man was hit by a car around 3:15 a.m. Sunday and left to die.

They say Fredy Rivera-Bravo was crossing Second Avenue near Seventh Street in Brentwood when he was run down.

He was pronounced dead at Southside Hospital.

Police also confirmed a bicyclist was hit and killed in East Patchogue Saturday evening.

They say William Griffin, of East Patchogue, was hit by a car on Falcon Avenue.

The car also left the scene of that incident.

Anyone with any information about either incident is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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