Update - October 7, 2016 - The pedestrian, whose name is being withheld at this time, has succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased by a hospital physician.
Detectives are still endeavoring to locate the above vehicle as well as the operator of the vehicle and request anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
The original press release is below.
Thomaston, NY - October 2, 2016 - Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a serious auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 9:53 am in Thomaston.
According to detectives, while on foot, attempting to cross Middle Neck Road at Barstow Road, a 43 year old male was struck by a southbound vehicle that left the scene. As a result of the collision the male pedestrian suffered multiple trauma injuries, was transported to an area hospital and is listed in serious condition.
Witnesses described the vehicle as being a gray or bluish gray Nissan Rogue and detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.