Thomaston Fatal Hit-and-run Driver Sought

A 43-year-old man who was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Thomaston on Friday morning has died, Nassau County police said.

The victim was crossing Middle Neck Road when he was hit by a southbound vehicle that left the scene at the corner of Barstow Road at 9:53 a.m., police said.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he died. His identity was not immediately released.

Witnesses described the vehicle as being a gray or bluish gray Nissan Rogue.

Homicide Squad detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.