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Police: Bay Shore man hit, seriously injured crossing road

Police caution tape drapes an area where a

Police caution tape drapes an area where a pedestrian was hit and injured by a vehicle while trying to cross Fifth Avenue in Brentwood, Friday night, Oct. 21, 2016, Suffolk County police said. Photo Credit: Stringer News Service

A Bay Shore man was seriously injured after being hit by a car in Brentwood on Friday evening, Suffolk County police said.

“The pedestrian was crossing Fifth Avenue . . . against the traffic light, and he was struck by a car going northbound,” a police spokeswoman said.

The man was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, police said.

The driver remained at the scene of the accident, which occurred shortly before 8 p.m., police said.

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