HEMPSTEAD - Police are searching for the driver who hit an elderly woman in Hempstead and left her to die in the road.
Police say the 88-year-old was hit on Peninsula Avenue around 6:30 a.m. yesterday.
The victim was taken to the hospital where she died.
Police have not released the woman’s name.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.