The Homicide Squad reports the details of an auto accident that occurred on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 8:45 pm in Westbury.
According to detectives, while driving westbound on Prospect Avenue near Rose Street, a 19 year old male struck a parked vehicle before turning westbound onto Union Avenue where he was in a collision with a taxi, operated by a 46 year old male who remained at the scene and was uninjured. As a result of the collision, the 19 year old male lost control of his vehicle and crashed into an unoccupied building on Union Avenue. He suffered multiple trauma injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment where he is listed in serious condition.
Details by: D/Sgt. Gilroy/Homicide Squad 01/15/21/0400/8834