Police: Montauk woman accused of killing bicyclist while driving drunk

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Police say a Montauk woman is accused of driving drunk and killing a bicyclist Wednesday night.

They say Lisa Rooney was driving north on Flamingo Avenue near Falcon Place in Montauk around 6 p.m. when her SUV hit a bicyclist.

Police have identified the bicyclist as 28-year-old John James Usma Quintero, from Montauk.

He was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Rooney is charged with DWI and is set to face a judge Thursday.

 

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