Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle accident, involving a pedestrian, that occurred on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 8:07 p.m. in New Cassel.
According to detectives, an unknown driver was operating an unknown vehicle traveling east bound on Broadway when it struck a male victim, 61, who had fallen into the roadway. The operator left the scene of the accident and continued to travel south bound without attempting to render aid or call 911. The victim was found by a passerby, who contacted police.
The victim was transported by a Nassau County Ambulance to a local hospital where he is in critical condition.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Rojas/Homicide Squad 10/08/18/0400/8751