Update: Three people have been arrested in connection with the hit and run, Suffolk County police announced Sunday. Click here for details.
Original: A male teenager is in critical condition following a hit and run crash Monday night in West Islip.
According to Suffolk County Police, the teen was hit by a car at 10:26 p.m. on Udall Road and was found lying on the road unconscious. The victim was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. Police did not release the identity of the victim.
Witnesses at the scene reported seeing a light blue car traveling northbound on Udall and then turning westbound on Alinda Avenue.
Related: Police Release Details on Vehicle Used in Hit and Run
Police said the vehicle is believed to have damage to the driver’s side headlight and the driver’s side side-view mirror.
Police are continuing their investigation and are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have information about the vehicle to call the Third Squad at 631-854-8352 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.