Woman Struck by Vehicle in East Islip

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person or people who struck a female pedestrian in East Islip earlier this month.

Xiu Chi was crossing West Main Street, just west of Carleton Avenue, when she was struck by a vehicle on October 12 at approximately 8:35 p.m. Chi, 47, of East Islip, was transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore with serious injuries.

The vehicle fled west on West Main Street. The vehicle is described as possibly a small, dark-colored SUV or crossover.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

Case Number: CW# 14-274/RD