New Rochelle police search for hit-and-run driver who seriously injured 90-year-old man

Alvaro Diaz is now fighting for his life at Jacobi Medical.

News 12 Staff

Aug 25, 2020, 6:42 PM

Updated 1,373 days ago

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New Rochelle police are on the hunt for a driver who hit a 90-year-old man and left him for dead.
Alvaro Diaz is now fighting for his life at Jacobi Medical.
Police say a 2019 or 2020 white Nissan Altima hit him last Thursday as he crossed Pelham Road.
Doctors say it's a miracle Diaz survived - he is now left with injuries to his spine, head and limbs.
His family is offering an $8,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.
Those who have information are asked to call New Rochelle police at 914-654-2220. Calls can remain anonymous.


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