North Bay Shore, NY (April 22, 2020) – A man who has been identified as Ruben Estrada, 51, was hit by two vehicles on Monday evening, April 20th. The accident was reported along 5th Avenue in North Bay Shore at approximately 8:30 p.m.
According to police officials, Estrada was attempting to walk across the street near Wisconsin Avenue when he was struck by two vehicles. Emergency responders arrived at the scene where they rushed Estrada to Southside Hospital to be treated.
The victim has been listed in critical condition at this time. Authorities are looking to establish the events that led up to this incident.
Our thoughts are with Ruben Estrada and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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