Hit-and-Run in Eastchester under investigation by state police
A hit-and-run accident that happened on 21st of August and left a pedestrian injured is under investigation by the State Police.
A motor vehicle struck a pedestrian on White Plains Post Road (State Route 22) in Eastchester on Sunday at about 9:30 p.m. and escaped the accident spot.
Eastchester police contacted the State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit for help and the investigation began on 25th of August.
The reconstruction unit came to know that a dark-colored pickup truck was going northbound when an elderly woman entered the roadway to cross the street to the east when the motor vehicle struck her and escaped.
Irene Macchia sustained minor injuries and was rushed to the Westchester Medical Trauma Center.