Woman injured in hit and run accident
On July 2, a complainant reported that while walking southbound on Nieman Avenue in Lynbrook and attempting to cross Merrick Road, in the crosswalk, the complainant was struck by a unknown vehicle, black in color, which was traveling northbound on Nieman Avenue and making a left turn to go westbound on Merrick Road. The operator of the vehicle failed to stop and make known their identity. The Lynbrook Police Detective Division is currently investigating the accident and anyone with information can call (516) 599-3300.
A 49-year-old man of Island Park was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated on June 29 at 3:50 a.m. at the corner of intersection of Atlantic and Carman avenues in East Rockaway.