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Woman Killed In Overnight Long Island Expressway Crash In Syosset

The Long Island Expressway in Syosset.
The Long Island Expressway in Syosset. Photo Credit: Google Maps/Photo by Scott Rodgerson on Unsplash

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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