Police: Mastic man allegedly drove drunk, hit pedestrian in Patchogue and fled

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PATCHOGUE -

A Mastic man is accused of driving drunk, hitting a pedestrian and taking off.

Police say Roberto Ortez hit a man who was crossing Main Street in Patchogue just after 2 a.m. Sunday.

He then allegedly left the scene, rear-ended another vehicle and struck a utility pole near River Avenue. 

News 12 is told the pedestrian was treated for minor injuries.

Ortez also suffered minor injuries.

He was arrested and will face a judge this morning. 

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