Police: Copiague woman struck, killed by Jeep in Amityville

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Police say a Copiague woman was hit and killed by a Jeep in Amityville Wednesday night while trying to cross Montauk Highway.

They say Maria Zatarga-Fagan, 37, was between Beachview Street and Buchanan Avenue just after 8:30 p.m. when she was struck by the vehicle.

Zatarga-Fagan was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

News 12 is told the driver stayed at the scene. No charges have been filed.

 

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