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Pedestrian killed in Massapequa, police say

A 2007 Toyota Highlander, driven by a man,

A 2007 Toyota Highlander, driven by a man, 22, was traveling west on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, when it fatally hit a Hempstead woman as she tried to walk across, Nassau County detectives said. Photo Credit: Paul Mazza

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Sunday night in Massapequa, police said.

The crash happened shortly after 8 p.m. on Sunrise Highway near Louden Street, a police spokeswoman said.

Details about the vehicle, the identity of the pedestrian or the driver were not immediately available late Sunday night as police continued to investigate.

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