Clear 39° Good Evening
Clear 39° Good Evening
Long IslandNassau

Hempstead motorcyclist critically hurt in crash, cops say

A Hempstead motorcyclist suffered a serious head injury after being involved in a crash with an SUV Saturday night in Hempstead, Nassau County police said.

According to detectives, the 37-year-old woman was operating a motorcycle north on Boylston Street at 7:40 p.m. when it collided with a 2000 Nissan Xterra driven by a 47-year-old male at the intersection of Byrd Street.

Police said the woman was transported to an area hospital where she is listed in critical condition. Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety checks.

The investigation is ongoing.

No further information was immediately available.

Latest Long Island News

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to Newsday is free for Optimum customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.