For Immediate Release
Friday, November 02, 2018
Incident: Male Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash
Location: Union Boulevard, between 1st and 2nd Avenue in Bay Shore
Date/Time: Thursday, November 1, 2018 at approximately 9:35 p

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are investigating a crash that injured a pedestrian in Bay Shore last night.


Robert Whitney was driving a 2016 Mazda SUV westbound on Union Boulevard between 1st and 2nd Avenue when his vehicle struck Jorge Claros-Moisa, who was crossing Union Boulevard from the south to north side on foot at approximately 9:35 p.m.


Claros-Moisa, 80, of Brentwood was transported by Bay Shore Brightwaters Rescue Ambulance to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore in critical condition. Whitney, 69, of Islip remained at the scene and was not injured.


Anyone with information can contact the Third Squad at (631) 854-8352.

Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 18-644228
Suffolk County Police Department

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