Mastic Hit-and-run Driver Sought for Wounding Pedestrian

Suffolk County police are looking for a hit-and-run driver that seriously injured a 26-year-old man in the victim’s hometown of Mastic over the weekend.

Troy Castor was walking on Woods Avenue when he was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene at 2 a.m. Sunday, police said.

The victim was taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital in East Patchogue and then transferred to Stony Brook University Medical Center, where he was listed in serious condition.

Investigators believe the vehicle involved was a dark-colored sedan, possibly a Ford Fusion.

Seventh Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on this crash to call them at 631-852-8752 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.