Lynbrook Hit-and-run Driver Sought after Killing Pedestrian

A hit-and-run driver killed a pedestrian crossing Merrick Road in Lynbrook on Thursday night, Nassau County police said.

A man was crossing the road when he was hit by an eastbound vehicle near the corner of Hilton Street shortly after 9 p.m., police said.

The vehicle continued driving without stopping. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity wasn’t immediately available.

Homicide Squad detectives ask anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.