Man fatally struck in Queens hit-and-run on Long Island Expressway

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man was fatally struck Monday morning in a hit-and-run driver on the Long Island Expressway in Queens, police confirm.

The vehicle fled the scene, police said.

The westbound lanes at Exit 19/Junction Boulevard were shut down and traffic was rerouted off the ramp to the outer roadway as officials investigated.