Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a serious auto accident that occurred on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 8:16 pm in Elmont.
According to detectives, while responding to an “Aided Case” in a Nassau County Police Department ambulance with his lights and siren activated, the Police Medic proceeded to make a right turn from northbound School Road to eastbound Hempstead Turnpike and struck a 26 year old male pedestrian who was attempting to cross Hempstead Turnpike near that corner. As a result of the accident the pedestrian suffered a head injury, was transported to an area hospital, was admitted and is listed in critical condition.
The investigation into this accident continues.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 07/23/19