Logan CrawfordJan 31, 2018, 11:42 pmJan 31, 2018, 11:45 pm

72-year-old woman identified as victim of deadly hit-and-run in Garden City Park

Officials say the driver struck her, failed to stop


GARDEN CITY PARK — Police identified the 72-year-old victim of a Garden City Park hit-and-run as victim as Catarina Didricson.

The 72-year-old was said to be crossing the street when she was struck by a vehicle that failed to stop on 7th St. and Nassau Blvd. Christian Angel, who lives in Garden City Park, was one of the first on the scene Tuesday evening.

Didricson was taken to a local hospital and later pronounced dead.

The driver is still at large. Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800- 244-TIPS.

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