OLD BETHPAGE – A man has died after being hit by a car in Old Bethpage.
The incident happened at Round Swamp Road and Fairway Drive around 12:30 a.m. today.
Robert Michaels, 42, was walking his dog around 12:27 a.m. on Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage when he was struck by a 2013 Dodge Avenger, police said.
The driver, identified as 37-year-old Matthew Johnstone, allegedly fled without stopping, but later returned to the scene where he was placed under arrest, police said,
The North Massapequa man is charged with leaving the scene of an incident.