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    Police: Homeless woman fatally struck by car on Long Island

    April 13, 2019

    PORT JEFFERSON STATION, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 27-year-old woman has been struck and killed by a car as she was walking on a highway on Long Island.

    Suffolk County Police say Kaitlin Catalano was killed just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday in Port Jefferson Station.

    They say Catalano was walking on Nesconset Highway when she was hit by a car driven by 30-year-old Jacob Cindone.

    Catalano was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say she was homeless. Cindone was not injured.

    The death is under investigation.