The Seventh Squad reports the details of a serious auto accident that occurred on Sunday, Aug. 2, at 3:31 p.m. in Massapequa.
According to detectives, an 11-year-old juvenile male was riding his scooter on Eastgate Road when he was struck by an unknown female operator driving an older model two-door red pickup truck. The operator of the vehicle left the scene and was last seen traveling northbound on Eastgate Road. The juvenile victim sustained multiple serious injuries and was transported by police ambulance to a local hospital for treatment and is in stable condition.
Detectives reported the arrest of 33-year-old Laura Nucatola of East Meadow, in connection with the aforementioned incident. Nucatola is charged with leaving the scene of an incident (serious injury). She was arraigned on Wednesday, Aug. 5.