Teenage Girl Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash On Long Island; Driver Sought

Billie Rama
August 25, 2019 - 2:29 pm
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NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver after a teenager was killed crossing a busy highway on Long Island.

The crash happened just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday when 17-year-old Jenna Perez, of Selden, was stuck on Nesconset Highway in Port Jefferson Station about 300 feet west of Terryville Road.

Police have not yet released a description of the vehicle they are looking for.

Anyone with information is urged to call the the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.