Police: Man hit by car in Uniondale in critical condition; driver charged with DWI
Police say a man is in critical condition after he was hit by a drunk driver in Uniondale.
Officers say the 60-year-old was walking on Front Street around 10 p.m. Saturday.
Police say he was hit by a Mercedes Benz sedan and sustained head trauma.
The driver, 44-year-old Eric Wheatley of Uniondale, was arrested about an hour later.
He's charged with vehicular assault and DWI and will be arraigned later today.