The Public Information Office reports the arrest of a Hicksville man for DWI that occurred on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 11:55 pm.
According to police, Second Precinct police on patrol observed a Hicksville Fire vehicle with rear damage stopped in the intersection of East Marie Street and Broadway along with a 2009 Chevy also stopped with extensive front end damage. An investigation revealed that the Hicksville Fire vehicle was traveling west on East Marie Street with its lights and sirens activated when it was struck in the rear drivers side by the 2009 Chevrolet traveling north on Broadway. The 26 year old male driver of the Fire Vehicle suffered back pain, refusing treatment at scene. The 57 year old male front passenger and the 26 year old male passenger reported no injuries. The 22 year old male passenger of the Chevrolet suffered a lacerated front lip along with a broken jaw. He was transported by the Hicksville Fire Department to a local hospital for treatment. The driver fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
A subsequent investigation later located the driver at his residence and he was placed into police custody without incident. Arrested was defendant Sean Lee, 27, of 62 Friendly Way. He suffered facial trauma and was transported in a Nassau County Police Ambulance to a local hospital and treated.
Lee is charged with DWI 1192.3, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, Leaving the Scene of an Incident, Operating a Motor Vehicle by an Unlicensed Driver. Sean Lee will be arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead on Monday, August 20, 2018.
Details by: Public Information Office 08/20/18/1250/8348