Teen hurt in Hempstead Turnpike hit-and-run

Nassau police on Friday said that a 14-year-old girl is "very fortunate" to be alive after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver while crossing Hempstead Turnpike in Levittown on her way home from school Thursday afternoon. The girl sustained "multiple trauma injuries" and was in stable condition Friday. News 12 Long Island. (Feb. 7, 2014)