An Old Bethpage man walking his dog on Round Swamp Road was struck down and killed by a hit-and-run driver early Thursday, Nassau Police said.
A short time later, the driver returned to the scene and was arrested without incident, police said.
Robert Michaels, 42, of Old Bethpage, was walking his dog south along Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage when he was hit by a 2013 Dodge Avenger. The driver fled the scene without stopping, police said. The deadly incident took place about 12:30 a.m.