87-Year-Old Woman Dies in Greenport Hit-and-Run

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Southold Town police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash in Greenport on Monday morning.

Elaine Schwartz, an 87-year-old woman who lives in Greenport, was crossing Front Street, at the corner of Third Street, when she was struck by a vehicle that was making a right turn onto Front Street from Third Street at 7:20 a.m., Southold Town police said Monday afternoon. After the vehicle struck Schwartz, it fled the scene west on Front Street. Chief Martin Flatley said a witness reported the accident immediately.

Schwartz had been in the crosswalk, the police chief said.

87-Year-Old Woman Dies in Greenport Hit-and-Run

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