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Florica man, 82, killed crossing street in NY, driver not charged


LAWRENCE, New York — Police say an 82-year-old Florida man was fatally struck by a car as he crossed a street on Long Island.

Nassau County police say the accident happened at 5:45 p.m. Friday in Lawrence.

They say Theodore Schiffman, of Boca Raton, was crossing the Nassau Expressway when he was hit by a car.

Schiffman was taken to a local hospital. He was pronounced dead there at 8:32 p.m.

The driver of the car remained at the scene and has not been charged.

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