Please see attached photos of a similar car that Detectives are attempting to identify in connection with this crime.
The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Fatal Auto Accident that occurred on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 12:05 a.m. in Mineola.
According to detectives, a 64-year-old male was riding his bicycle south bound on Mineola Blvd. at Washington Ave. when he was struck by an unknown south bound vehicle. The victim suffered a serious head injury and was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased by a staff physician.
The identity of the victim is being withheld pending family notification. The investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above incident contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: D/Sgt. Bolitho/Homicide Squad 10/02/19/0530/8751
** UPDATE **
Homicide Squad detectives have identified the victim as Joseph Harrison of Williston Park. Detectives are also attempting to identify and locate the vehicle involved in the above incident. It is described as a 2006 -2008 Infinity, four door SUV, light in color, possibly silver or gray, with front end damage.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above incident or information on the described vehicle to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS . All callers will remain anonymous.
Det. Nystrom / Homicide Sqd. 10/09/19/1910/6672