Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a fatal auto accident that occurred in Uniondale on Sunday,07/09/17 at 11:40 A.M.
According to detectives, a 2017 Chevrolet Equinox, operated by a male driver, 62, was traveling east bound on Jerusalem Ave. and attempting to change lanes, when he was in collision with a 2016 Chevrolet Equinox, operated by a female driver, 66, also travelling eastbound. The 2016 Equinox then left the roadway and struck a tree. The occupants in the 2017 Equinox did not sustain any injuries. The operator of the 2016 Equinox sustained back and neck injuries. The 3-year-old female passenger in the 2016 Equinox was pronounced dead at a local hospital at 12:35 P.M. Her 28-year-old mother sustained lower leg fractures. Identities are not being released.
The investigation isongoing.
Det. Nystrom/HomicideSquad 07/09/17/2015/7740