Nassau County police are looking for a hit-and-run driver that severely injured a 52-year-old pedestrian in Uniondale on Tuesday night.
Police said the man was crossing Jerusalem Avenue at the corner of Greengrove Avenue when he was struck by an eastbound vehicle that fled the scene without stopping at 9:50 p.m.
The vehicle was last seen heading toward Uniondale Avenue. It was described as a white colored mini-van, possibly a Dodge or Chrysler.
The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he is in critical condition after suffering severe head and chest trauma.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.