Pedestrian hit, killed by SUV in Hicksville

Police at the scene of an accident involving

Police at the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian on Old Country Road near Levittown Parkway in Hicksville Tuesday morning. Police said the crash occurred just before 6 a.m. (Nov. 12, 2013) (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

A man was struck by an SUV and killed Tuesday morning in Hicksville, police said.

The identity of the victim was not immediately released.

Nassau County police said the accident occurred on Old Country Road near Levittown Parkway just before 6 a.m.


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The accident and investigation closed the westbound lanes until about 10 a.m.

The driver of the sport utility vehicle remained at the scene and was not charged.

Police said details are still emerging -- and said the investigation is continuing.

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