Southampton Town Police have identified the 32-year-old pedestrian who was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver in the victim’s hometown of Riverside.
Efren Ramirez Gomez was walking westbound on Flanders Road when he was fatally hit by westbound Mercedes–Benz near the corner of Old Quogue Road at 12:33 a.m. Monday, police said.
The driver, 41-year-old Christopher A. Dean of Riverhead, was charged with driving while intoxicated.
The investigation is continuing.
Detectives ask that anyone with information on this case to call the Southampton Town Police at 631-728-5000. All calls will be kept