Central Islip pedestrian killed by SUV

Crime Scene investigators probe the scene where a

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Crime Scene investigators probe the scene where a pedestrian was seriously injured after being struck by vehicle on Carleton Avenue near Hemlock Street in Central Islip. (March 13, 2012) (Credit: James Carbone)

A Central Islip woman was hit and killed by a sport utility vehicle Tuesday morning as she crossed the street near a Long Island Rail Road station, Suffolk County police said.

Juana Cabrera, 55, was pronounced dead at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore after she was hit crossing Lowell Avenue, about 100 feet west of the entrance to the LIRR station in Central Islip, police said.


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