FRANKLIN SQUARE - Police are asking for the public's help in locating a hit-and-run driver who struck and seriously hurt a man in Franklin Square.

According to officials, a green sedan slammed into a 69-year-old man on Hempstead Turnpike just west of Scherer Boulevard Wednesday night.

The victim was air-lifted to Nassau University Medical Center with several injuries.

Anyone with information on the driver is being asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.