Pedestrian Struck By Passenger Vehicle Crossing Hempstead Turnpike

HEMPSTEAD – Sunday, June 15, 2014 at about 12:02 A.M.

Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department’s Homicide Squad VCARS, are seeking the public’s help in locating anyone with information regarding a leaving the scene of a auto collision with fatal injury that occurred in Levittown, NY.

The victim was walking across Hempstead Turnpike in the crosswalk from the south side, to the north side at Gardiners Avenue, in Levittown. The victim was struck by a Dark Blue colored, 2011-2013, Chrysler Town and Country Van, which fled the scene of the incident. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment, and was later pronounced dead from her injuries.

Crime Stoppers is asking anyone who may know the identity of the driver of this vehicle, or with any information about this crime to call our toll free hotline at: 1-800-244-TIPS (8477) OR Contact Detective David Nystrom, or any member of the Nassau County Homicide Squad at: 516- 573-7788