Police Investigating Hit and Run in Mineola

Nassau police say a 2013 silver-gray Jetta struck a pedestrian at Jericho Turnpike and Frank Avenue and another vehicle, before the driver of the Jetta fled the scene.

Nassau Police are seeking the public's help as they investigate the details of an incident that took place in Mineola Friday at 7:46 a.m.

That's when police say a driver struck a pedestrian, causing an injury, and then left the scene. 

According to detectives, while crossing Jericho Turnpike at the intersection of Frank Avenue, a 38-year-old male pedestrian was struck by the driver of an eastbound 2013 silver-gray Volkswagen Jetta. The driver of the Jetta then struck another auto before fleeing the scene without stopping.

The victim, who suffered multiple trauma injuries, was transported to an area hospital and was admitted for treatment.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.


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