Woman struck by car in North Massapequa

The driver of a 2006 Toyota sedan struck The driver of a 2006 Toyota sedan struck a woman who was getting out of her car in a parking lot on North Broadway in North Massapequa, police said. (June 1, 2012) Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

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A 78-year-old woman getting out of her car at a North Massapequa parking lot was struck and injured by another car early Friday, Nassau County police said.

Neither the victim, who was exiting her car in a parking lot at 852 N. Broadway, nor the driver of the other vehicle, a 60-year-old woman, was identified by police.

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The victim was taken to a hospital with "extensive bodily trauma," police said in a news release. Police did not have specific information on her injuries.

The driver was in a 2006 Toyota sedan when she struck the victim at about 6:50 a.m., police said.

Detectives reported no apparent criminality in the accident, the release said, and the Toyota was impounded for a safety inspection.

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