Family of teen struck by car pleads for safety upgrades to Central Avenue in Valley Stream
The family of a teen who was critically injured when he was struck by a car in Valley Stream is pleading for safety improvements to the roadway.
Mohamed Zaman Tarek, 14, was struck while he was crossing Central Avenue back on Dec. 3. The ninth-grader was walking home from a school basketball game and was just a few hundred feet from his home when he was hit.
Tarek's father says there's...