HAWTHORNE, N.Y. - A Hawthorne resident was struck and killed by a car Tuesday while walking on Commerce Street in Hawthorne, according to Mount Pleasant Police.
Joseph Bondi, 47, was struck by a car driven by Meron Austin, 78, of Pleasantville, while in the middle of the roadway on Commerce Street at about 6:20 p.m., police said. The accident occurred near Elwood Avenue, police said.
Bondi was transported to Westchester Medical Center by a Hawthorne Fire Department ambulance where he was later pronounced dead.
The department was investigating, Mount Pleasant Police Chief Louis Alagno said.
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