Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating a serious auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 10:42 pm in Hempstead.
According to detectives, while attempting to cross Baldwin Road, from the east side to the west side, a female pedestrian,63, was struck by a 1999 Toyota Camry traveling northbound in the left lane. The male driver, 64, stopped and rendered aide to the victim. As a result of the collision, the pedestrian suffered serious head injuries and was transported by ambulance to an area hospital. The victim is listed in critical condition.
The vehicle was brake and safety tested. The operator was ticketed for an expired registration and inspection, and the vehicle was impounded.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 12/11/17/0515/8688