Teenage girl killed in hit-and-run crash on Long Island

Weekend News
August 25, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Nesconset Highway hit-and-run

Drew Scott


NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The search is on for the driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a teenage girl dead on Long Island. 

The crash happened Saturday night around 9:30 p.m. in Port Jefferson Station, where 17-year old Jenna Perez, of Selden, was crossing Nesconset Highway.

A vehicle headed westbound struck her and never stopped.

Perez was pronounced dead at the scene.

Suffolk County police have not yet released a description of that vehicle. They are asking anyone with information to call 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

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