County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter would like to remind the residents of Nassau County that during the summer season they should be aware of bicyclists, joggers and walkers while traveling on the roadways.
In 2016, from May to September, Nassau County had 144 bicycle accidents with 2 fatalities and 262 pedestrian accidents resulting in 12 fatalities.
The following tips will help to ensure a safe summer for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians:
Sharing the roads is a responsibility of all drivers, cyclists and pedestrians be cognizant of your surroundings as your travel the streets of Nassau County
Have a safe and enjoyable summer.