Cars Hit 3 Long Island Pedestrians, Killing 1, In 20-Minute Span

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December 14, 2019 - 5:28 pm

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MASSAPEQUA PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- An elderly woman was killed and two other people were hurt within a 20-minute span in separate incidents involving pedestrians getting hit by vehicles on Long Island.

Police say the woman was struck by an SUV around 10:47 p.m. Friday while attempting to cross Sunrise Highway at Carol Drive in Massapequa Park.

A few minutes earlier, an exchange student from Korea was hit by a car and seriously injured while walking on a street in Huntington Station.

About 10 minutes before that, a man attempting to cross Washington Avenue in Brentwood was struck by a car and seriously injured.