Image of car released in Central Islip hit-and-run

Police say someone in a dark-colored minivan hit Edgar Abrego on Carlton Avenue on August 17.

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CENTRAL ISLIP - Police say there are new clues in the search for a hit-and-run driver that seriously injured a Central Islip man.

Police say someone in a dark-colored minivan hit Edgar Abrego on Carlton Avenue on Aug. 17. The 25-year-old suffered head injuries.

Police have released a photo that shows the minivan that hit Abrego. The vehicle has damage to the side mirror and windshield.

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Anyone that has seen the minivan is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

Investigators are also looking for the good Samaritan who stopped his white car and backed up to protect Abrego from being hit again.

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