Witnesses Lead Police To Hit And Run Driver
The unidentified driver of the Honda Civic seen above was taken to the hospital with chest pains after a violent hit-and-run collision in Arverne last Sunday afternoon. Witnesses led police to the home of Frank Silverman, 67, of 139-10 Cronston Avenue, who allegedly drove off in his Oldsmobile sedan. Silverman is charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident and driving without proof of insurance, according to a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown.