An investigation is underway after a fatal overnight crash on the Long Island Expressway.
It happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 31 in Syosset and involved a 2018 Jeep Renegade, driven by a 53-year-old woman, and a 2018 Hino commercial truck being operated by a 28-year-old man, Nassau County Police said.
Both vehicles were heading eastbound, just west of exit 43, when the collision occurred.
The driver of the Jeep was transported to a local area hospital where she was pronounced dead at around 3:10 a.m. by hospital staff.
The driver of the truck and a 24-year-old passenger in the Jeep and the driver of the truck were transported to local area hospitals for treatment of minor injuries.
The investigation is ongoing.
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