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Surgery postponed for officer hit by car

A veteran police officer conducting radar enforcement on Route 878 in Lawrence was seriously injured after being struck by a car Tuesday afternoon. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Oct. 2, 2012)

Surgery for a veteran Nassau County policeman, critically injured after being struck by a car in Lawrence, has been postponed until Thursday, a Nassau University Medical Center spokeswoman said Wednesday afternoon.

"He remains in critical but stable condition in the intensive care unit," spokeswoman Shelley Lotenberg said.

The surgery to repair a pelvic fracture was expected early...

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