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1 Dead In Hempstead Turnpike Crash In East Meadow

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A woman was killed Monday night on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow when her car was struck by a vehicle fleeing police, authorities said. 508 more words


Argument Leads To Fatal Vehicular Accident

Two people were killed in an accident early Sunday morning in Elmont, Long Island.

Elmont, NY.  A fatal vehicular accident occurred in Elmont, New York  involving a male driver and a female passenger in a green 1995 Dodge Caravan in the vicinity of 99 Main Street, Hempstead reported arguing. 317 more words

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Mangano approves installation of speed cameras, not for most dangerous road

Hempstead Turnpike in Nassau County has been the most dangerous road for pedestrians for five out of the past six years, yet no speed camera have been… 244 more words

Some Levittown Parents Say Hempstead Turnpike Is Too Dangerous For Their Kids To Cross

LEVITTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Some parents in Levittown say Hempstead Turnpike has become too dangerous for their teenagers to cross.

“I want my kid on a bus, it’s ridiculous,” said Wendy Lantigua, who… 415 more words


Ex-cop pleads guilty in hit-and-run death of girl with Down syndrome

MINEOLA, Long Island (PIX11) — The ex-officer who ran down and killed a developmentally disabled teen who left home to visit her grandparents on Father’s Day has pleaded guilty. 396 more words


Man killed after car hits utility poles in Long Island

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) – Nassau County police say a 50-year-old man has been killed after he lost control of his car and struck two utility poles on Long Island. 63 more words


Former cop thought teen with Down syndrome he ran over was traffic cone: lawyer

LEVITTOWN, Long Island (PIX11) — Could a former NYPD cop have mistaken a teenager for a traffic cone?

That’s what the lawyer for Michael Elardo said happened just after midnight Sunday morning. 239 more words