Fourth Squad detectives are investigating an auto accident involving a pedestrian that occurred on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 4:30 pm in North Lawrence.
According to detectives, while crossing in front of 271 Burnside Avenue, a 13-year-old male was struck by an eastbound, gray/blue Volkswagen Passat. The vehicle left the scene of the accident and continued eastbound on Burnside Avenue towards Rockaway Turnpike. The victim was transported to an area hospital and is listed in stable condition with injuries of a laceration to his knee and face.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Detective Bellamy/Fourth Squad 05/03/21/0030/8834