A Holbrook man was involved in a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in Patchogue last evening, according to police.
Thomas Lee was pushing a shopping cart near the intersection of Waverly Avenue and Gateway Boulevard in Patchogue when he was struck by a 2005 Chevrolet, driven by John Babino, 41, of Holbrook, police said.
Lee, 46, of Manorville, was transported by ambulance to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Center in East Patchogue where he is being treated for head trauma and is listed in critical condition.
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check and the investigation is continuing.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to call the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.