Garden City man charged with Leaving the Scene of a Serious Physical Injury Collision; motorcyclist suffered internal injuries as well as a partial amputation of his right foot.
A Garden City man was arrested for allegedly leaving the scene of a Saturday morning car accident
that left a motorcyclist seriously injured, Nassau County Police said.
According to the Homicide Squad, James Gallagher,
69, was driving his 2001 Nissan Pathfinder while making a left turn onto Old Country Road from Linden Street when he struck a motorcycle traveling in the right lane of the eastbound road and failed to stop. Follow Garden City Patch on Facebook.
A 29-year-old motorcyclist suffered internal injuries as
well as a partial amputation of his right foot. He
was transported to an area hospital and is listed in critical but
stable condition.Be an explorer. Discover groups on Garden City Patch and follow.
A Garden City Patrol Officer located Gallagher
driving on a side street in close proximity to the accident.
Gallagher is charged with Leaving the Scene
of a Serious Physical Injury Collision and will be arraigned on Sunday at First District Court in Hempstead.
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