The Homicide Squad is investigating a Serious Vehicular Accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 8:18 pm in Westbury.
According to detectives, a 43 year old male was driving a 2009 Nissan west in the right lane on Old Country Road. The vehicle then struck a 57 year old male pedestrian crossing Old Country Road from south to north in the intersection of Evelyn Avenue. The pedestrian suffered severe body trauma and was transported in a Nassau County Police ambulance to a local hospital for treatment. The victim was later pronounced deceased by hospital staff. The vehicle was safety and brake tested at the scene. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending family notification. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 11/23/18/0104/8348