Video shows man walking moments before deadly hit-and run in the Bronx

Two vehicles struck a 65-year-old man as he attempted to cross the street near Bronxdale and Barnes avenues Tuesday night, police say. One of the

A 65-year-old man is dead after being hit by two cars in the Bronx .

A 65-year-old man is dead after being hit by two cars in the Bronx . (8/31/16)

THE BRONX - Two vehicles struck a 65-year-old man as he attempted to cross the street near Bronxdale and Barnes avenues Tuesday night, police say.

One of the drivers fled the scene, and the victim was later pronounced dead at Jacobi Medical Center.

Surveillance video shows Ralph Fino attempting to cross the street before he was struck by a light-colored van traveling eastbound on Bronxdale Avenue. He was thrown into the air and then hit by a dark green Honda Odyssey that was traveling westbound on Bronxdale Avenue. 

Police say the video also shows a suspect exit the van after hitting Fino, look at his body, then drive away.  

The 33-year-old female driver of the Honda Odyssey remained on the scene. The van fled eastbound on Bronxdale Avenue. 

Neighbors say Fino was a nice guy and once worked as a mailman. They say he spent much of his time on Bronxdale Avenue frequenting local businesses.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 hit the streets to find out, 1 Word on the Street: Worst Highway in NYC
Hundreds were on hand to honor an FDNY 2 Family, friends to say final goodbye to fallen FDNY EMT
Donald Trump will be sworn in as 45th 3 Donald Trump to be sworn in as President today
Furry Friends for 3/24 - Animals for Adoption 4 Furry Friends for 3/24 - Animals for Adoption
The owners of Seafood City met with Community 5 Restaurant owners, CB10 meet to talk changes after brawl

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE