Huntington Station, NY (July 7, 2020) – According to police in Suffolk County, two protesters were struck by a vehicle during a Black Lives Matter march that happened on Monday evening, July 6th, in Huntington Station. Officers said that the incident took place on Broadway at around 6:45 p.m.
The driver of a Toyota Rav4, identified as 36-year-old Anthony Cambareri, was heading west on Broadway when he hit the two pedestrians. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and Cambareri fled the scene but was soon apprehended.
Both victims were transported to a local hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
No further details have been released.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
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