L.I. Hit-And-Run Kills Pedestrian

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident on Friday night on Long Island.

Officials said the male victim was crossing Sunrise Highway in Bellmore when a small, dark-colored vehicle traveling eastbound struck the man at 9:20 p.m.

A fire department ambulance transported the victim to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:05 p.m.

The vehicle fled the scene, and police said it should have extensive front end damage.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

  • jay j wise

    Probably some off duty cop.

  • http://Aol Tont

    An illegal immigrant drunk with no license and insurance obviously

    • Pandora

      Close the bars at midnight, nuff said.

  • nyc

    Probably a drunk Illegal imigrant with no drivers license. Is N.Y. still a sanctuary city where you cannot ask someone’s legal status ? Go Arizona !

    • Dale Auburn

      (1) You have no basis to determine that.

      (2) NYC has never been a “sanctuary city.”

      (3) The only parts of Long Island that are included in NYC are Brooklyn and Queens. Nassau County is outside NYC. But you already knew that.

      • INJUN93


      • Alexander

        DALE; You show your ignorence when you write that nyc has no basis to determine his statement! We state that you can’t possably KNOW that, until such time as you engage him in a conversation and ask the questio:n ‘on what basis have you determined that?’ Then and only then, should you consider rendering an opinion, based on your conversation!!! We suggest you contact blomberg, and pose the question of sanctuary city to him. Ask the insiders for their opinion.
        Ask the cops about how they are told to act.You know nothing about the real NY city. You, like the other millions of ‘slugs’ (obama’s word, describing American workers) are on the OUTSIDE looking IN. Your third (3) point is irrelevant to the subject at hand.

  • Guio

    Gauranteed the seiner was drunk coming from a happy hour

  • Dale Auburn

    Isn’t it ILLEGAL to be a pedestrian in Nassau County?

    • Debbie

      Wow, nasty comments when u have no basis. A man is dead and you witnessed nothing. Amazing. Get a life. BTW whats it like to be perfect?

    • clemenza

      marx i pretty much right. Nassau county is hell on earth.

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