For Immediate Release
Sunday, February 03, 2019
 
 
Incident: Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash
Location: Intersection of Mastic Road and Southaven Avenue, Mastic
Date/Time: Saturday, February 2, 2019 at approximately 11:53
 
 

Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian in Mastic last night.

 

A woman was crossing Mastic Road at the intersection of Southaven Avenue when she was struck by a southbound 2004 Acura, knocking her to the ground, at approximately 11:53 p.m. She was then run over by a second vehicle that was travelling southbound. The second vehicle stopped briefly before fleeing the scene.

 

The woman, who has yet to be identified by police, was transported to Long Island Community Hospital in East Patchogue where she was pronounced dead.  The driver of the Acura remained at the scene and was not injured.

 

The vehicle that fled the scene was described as older model, silver, 4-door Chevrolet Impala driven by a white man. Detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. 

 

 
 
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Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 19-84738
Suffolk County Police Department
     
     
     
     
     
     

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