COLLISION INVESTIGATION – At 12:57 a.m. Feb. 18, police responded to a 911 call of a motor vehicle accident on the Long Island Expressway, between exits 25 and 24 (Utopia Parkway and Kissena Boulevard). Upon arrival, officers observed two adult occupants of a late model Audi sedan, unconscious and unresponsive in the front driver and passenger seats.
EMS also responded to the location and pronounced the male operator and female passenger dead at the scene.
Further investigation revealed the vehicle was traveling westbound on the expressway when it left the roadway, turned on its side and struck a tree. The investigation is ongoing.