Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file][/caption]City of Binghamton Police are investigating the death of a person who was hit by a vehicle in the parking lot of Tom's Coffee, Cards and Gifts on Main Street at around 5:45 p.m. April 24 and dragged under the car.

Witnesses told reporters that people rushed to the scene to try to lift the car off the victim, but the man was dead by the time officers and bystanders were able to roll the car off him.

It appeared the vehicle had just turned into the parking lot when the pedestrian was hit.

The names of those involved have not yet been released.