The Homicide Squad isinvestigating a Serious Vehicular Auto Accident that occurred in Old Westburyon Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 8:45 am.
According to detectives, a2005 Dodge Mini Van was traveling North on Glen Cove in heavy rain when a 1999BMW traveling south lost control causing it to spin into the northbound leftlane in which the rear of the vehicle struck the Dodge in the front end. OldWestbury police responded and secured the scene. The 56 year old male driver ofthe Dodge Caravan suffered lacerations to his head and leg and was transportedby ambulance to a local hospital and treated. The 33 year old male driver ofthe BMW suffered head trauma and was also transported by ambulance to WinthropHospital where he was later pronounced deceased by a hospital physician at 9:32am. Both vehicles were impounded for a brake and safety check. There is noapparent criminality at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det.Nystrom/HomicideSquad 06/24/17/1730/8348