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ID Released For Nassau County Man Killed In Long Island Expressway Crash

An off-duty NYPD officer was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the LIE.
An off-duty NYPD officer was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the LIE. Photo Credit: Chris Sabella

An off-duty NYPD officer who was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the Long Island Expressway has been identified by police.

Ryan McKenna was driving a 2018 Nissan Frontier eastbound on the Long Island Expressway, just west of exit 53, when the vehicle struck the median and overturned in the HOV lane at approximately 10:55 p.m., Monday, May, said the Suffolk County Police.

McKenna,  age 30, of Hicksville, was transported to South Shore University Hospital in Bay Shore where he was pronounced dead.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.

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