Man arrested after crash critically injures pedestrian on Long Island

Jose Pina, 49, was arrested for DWI after he struck a pedestrian.

EAST PATCHOGUE, N.Y. — A man was arrested after he allegedly struck a pedestrian while driving intoxicated on Long Island Saturday.

Jose Pina, 49, faces charges of driving while intoxicated.

According to police, Pina was driving a 2003 Dodge Caravan when he struck a 27-year-old man who was crossing East Main Street at Evergreen Avenue in East Patchogue at about 6:30 p.m.

The victim was taken to the hospital where he remains in critical condition.