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NCPD Investigating Pedestrian Accident in Elmont

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The Fourth Squad reports the details of a serious auto accident that occurred on Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 7:20 A.M. in Elmont.

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Elmont, NY - October 9th, 2014 - The Fourth Squad reports the details of a serious auto accident that occurred on Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 7:20 A.M. in Elmont.

According to detectives, a male pedestrian, 73, was crossing Hempstead Turnpike in a northerly direction just west of Lucille Avenue.  He was struck by a 2008 Honda driven by a female, 55 years of age.  Extensive sun glare limited her visibility.  The victim suffered serious head injuries and was taken to an area hospital where he is listed in critical condition.  A brake and safety check was conducted at the scene.

No criminality is suspected.