Cops: Man accused of hit-run in N. Amityville

A Long Beach man struck a woman in A Long Beach man struck a woman in North Amityville and was later charged with a felony and misdemeanors respectively driving while ability impaired by drugs, leaving the scene of an accident, and reckless driving, Suffolk police said. (July 13, 2013) Photo Credit: Joe Turner

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A Long Beach man struck a woman in North Amityville on Saturday morning and was later charged with a felony and misdemeanors: driving while ability impaired by drugs, leaving the scene of an accident, and reckless driving, Suffolk police said.

Robert Peppers, 32, of 666 Shore Rd., was driving a 2012 Jeep Liberty at 8:20 a.m. when he hit the pedestrian on Broadway in North Amityville, police said. She was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

No further information was immediately available.

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