The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Fatal Vehicular Accident that occurred on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at 5:00am in Plainview.According to Detectives, a 2010 Toyota Corolla four door sedan, color green, occupied by four males was travelling eastbound on the Long Island Expressway when it struck the rear of a 2017 Honda CRV, color black, occupied only by the female operator. As a result of this collision both vehicles struck the roadway barriers at exit 46 - Sunnyside Boulevard, causing the death of the right rear passenger, a twenty-two-year-old male from Middle Island. The operator of the sedan, a 19-year-old male from Middle Island suffered minor injuries; the right front passenger a 23-year-old male from Bellport suffered two broken legs and minor facial injuries; and the left rear passenger a 24-year-old male from Elmont sustained minor injuries; all three are listed in stable condition. The 57-year-old female operator of the second vehicle sustained neck and back injuries and is also listed in stable condition. Both vehicles were impounded from the scene.The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick / Homicide Squad 09/19/21/1226/7990