Catarina Didricson, 72, of Garden City Park was struck by an unknown vehicle and killed while attempting to cross Nassau Blvd., south of 7th Street. Didricson suffered multiple trauma injuries as the result of the collision. She was transported to an area hospital and pronounced dead by a staff physician shortly after arrival.
Nassau County Police Department Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the fatal auto accident.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.