Video released of car linked to a deadly hit-and-run incident in south Queens

A red Ford Mustang was believed to have been involved in a deadly hit-and-run on South Conduit Avenue on Jan. 1.
Photo by Mari Estrella/ RHS NEWS, with inset courtesy of NYPD

Police have released images of a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run incident in South Jamaica early on New Year’s Day morning that claimed the life of a 52-year-old man.

Thomas Bradley Jr. of 200th Street in St. Albans was hit by a car as he attempted to cross South Conduit Avenue at Rockaway Boulevard at 2:34 a.m. on Jan. 1.

According to law enforcement sources, the vehicle did not stop after hitting Bradley and sped away in an unknown direction.

Officers from the 105th Precinct and the Collision Investigation Squad responded to the scene along with EMS units. Paramedics pronounced Bradley dead at the scene; he had suffered severe injuries to his body.

Police described the vehicle involved in the deadly incident as a red Ford Mustang with damage to the front passenger side and a missing passenger side mirror.

Anyone who has seen the vehicle, or has information about the hit-and-run, is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS, visit their website or send a text message to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.