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Karen Benjamin

Karen Benjamin was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while jogging in Mount Sinai in June 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Judge Nixes Plea Deal In Fatal Hit-And-Run On Long Island

A suspect in a deadly hit-and-run case on Long Island headed to court Monday thinking his plea deal was a done deal. But the judge shocked everyone by refusing to sentence the suspect.

01/13/2014

Karen Benjamin died a month after she was hit by a hit-and-run driver in Mount Sinai, Long Island. (credit: handout)

Family Of Hit-And-Run Victim Hopes Their Pain Will Drive Change

Karen Benjamin was killed by a hit-and-run driver on a Mount Sinai road in June. The suspect faces less than two years in prison.

08/09/2013

Karen Benjamin died a month after she was hit by a hit-and-run driver in Mount Sinai, Long Island. (credit: handout)

Family Of L.I. Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash Shaken In Court

Karen Benjamin, 56, was struck by a BMW as she was jogging in Mount Sinai on June 23. She suffered a severe head injury and remained comatose until she died a month later.

07/31/2013

Karen Benjamin

L.I. Family Urges Hit-And-Run Driver To Surrender

Karen Benjamin, 56, of Coram was jogging around 11 a.m. Sunday on Canal Road in Mount Sinai when she was struck by a car, police said. The driver fled the scene.

06/24/2013

Mt. Sinai Accident

Woman Critically Injured In Long Island Hit-And-Run

A woman was struck and critically injured Sunday in a hit-and-run accident in Suffolk County, and the search for the driver continued in the nighttime hours.

06/23/2013