Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run on Long Island | NBC New York

Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run on Long Island




    A man is charged with vehicular manslaughter after a hit-and-run crash killed a pedestrian on Long Island.
    Nassau County police say Cosmin Florea hit Donald Mooney around midnight Friday as Mooney crossed Main Street in Port Washington.

      The 49-year-old Lynbrook man was pronounced dead at North Shore University Hospital around 4:20 a.m. Saturday.
    Police say Florea's 2010 Ford Fusion was stopped in Queens around 12:45 a.m. They say the vehicle had windshield and front end damage.
    The 34-year-old Baldwin man is also charged with leaving the scene of a fatality and driving while intoxicated.
    He's scheduled for arraignment Sunday in Hempstead. Information on his lawyer wasn't immediately available.

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