The Public Information Office reports the details of a Serious Vehicular Accident that occurred in Jericho on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 11:16 am.
According to police, Second Precinct Police responded to an auto accident that occurred at North Marginal Road and Jericho Turnpike. Upon arrival, police observed a 2020 Ford that had left North Marginal Road and into the woods. The vehicle had had struck several trees before overturning and landing in a nearby 75-foot sump with 3 feet of water. A 52-year-old male driver was trapped inside the auto while water was entering the car. The Nassau County Emergency Service Unit responded and were able to reach the driver and extricate using specialized equipment. The Nassau County Aviation unit also responded along with the Jericho Fire Department and were able to transport the victim to a nearby hospital for treatment. The victim suffered from possible Hypothermia and multiple fractures to both legs.
Details by: The Public Information Office 04/12/21/1745/8348