The First Squad is investigating a Serious Vehicle Accident involving a pedestrian on Friday, August 14, 2015 at 11:10 am in Uniondale.
According to detectives, a 19 year old male was driving a 2012 Chevrolet north on Nostrand Avenue made a right turn east on Jerusalem Avenue at which time a 69 year old male pedestrian was struck crossing Jerusalem Avenue from south to north. The victim suffered severe head trauma and was transported to a local hospital in a Nassau County Police Ambulance for treatment. A brake and safety test was performed on the vehicle at the scene. There is no apparent criminality. The Investigation is ongoing.
According to detectives, the victim has succumbed to his injuries and was
pronounced dead at 4:10 P.M. by a staff physician.