Driver in custody after pedestrian hit in Farmingdale

The incident occurred after midnight on Route 24 and Clinton Street.

Car crash at LIE Exit 57

Car crash at LIE Exit 57 (Credit: Felix )

FARMINGDALE -  A driver is in custody after a pedestrian was hit on Hempstead Turnpike.

The incident occurred after midnight on Route 24 and Clinton Street. The unidentified victim, who may have been on a skateboard, was rushed to the hospital.

The extent of the victim’s injuries is not yet known. Police have also not yet said why the driver is in custody.

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