Veterans Memorial Highway
Police on Saturday were searching the driver who struck and killed a pedestrian on Long Island in the early morning hours.
Paul Porrini drove a 2007 Chevrolet Express through a red light at the intersection of Johnson Ave and Veterans Memorial Highway and struck a motorcycle and three other vehicles just after 7 a.m., according to police.
Charges were filed Monday against an alleged wrong-way driver, after a shocking case of apparent road rage in the Long Island municipality of Holbrook.
Helpless drivers held their breath during a shocking road rage incident on a Suffolk County road on Friday. An angry motorist drove the wrong way down the highway and the incident was captured on cellphone video.
Police say a man walked in and handed a teller a note demanding money, threatening that he had a gun.
Police said Jose Santos was driving a 2008 Nissan west on Veterans Memorial Highway when he struck 22-year-old Patrick McCourt of Huntington, who was walking in the roadway at 5:30 a.m.
Long Island authorities say a man killed after getting hit by a car was a suspect in a robbery at a hotel.