Two Lengthy Island communities are mourning after a pre-dawn tragedy on the highway that claimed the lifetime of a 16-year-old lady and left three different teenagers injured from the violent crash.
Making issues worse, it seems that the driving force by no means ought to have been behind the wheel by herself, not to mention with different younger individuals in the automobile.
Particles from Sunday’s crash in Old Brookville may nonetheless be discovered on the highway, a day after a 2008 Nissan with 4 youngsters inside was badly broken. The automobile had veered off the winding Hen Valley Street and slammed right into a tree round 3:30 a.m.
The automobile’s driver, 16-year-old Seaford Excessive College pupil Angelia Dominguez, was killed in the crash. Three boys —all Hicksville Excessive College college students aged 13, 14, and 15 — who have been passengers have been harm as effectively.
Nassau County police confirmed that Dominguez had solely a learner’s allow and mustn’t have been driving at that hour with out an grownup in the automobile.
On Monday, a Seaford Excessive College letter to folks acknowledged, “there are no words we can share that can console the grief that Angelia’s family and friends must be experiencing.” A letter from Hicksville Excessive College provided prayers for the injured boys. Nassau police mentioned that the 16-year-old was in vital situation.
Nassau police haven’t launched the identities of the three boys who have been harm. It was not instantly clear what the youngsters had been doing driving at such an early hour.
Makes an attempt to contact Dominguez’s household weren’t profitable.