Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York An 84-year-old woman died after the vehicle she was a passenger in was involved in a crash in Westbury on Thursday morning.Nassau County police said an 86-year-old man driving a Nissan was making a left turn from Merrick Avenue northbound onto Old Country Road westbound when an eastbound Lexus hit his vehicle at 11:45 a.m. The Lexus then hit an Audi, police said.The female passenger in the Nissan was taken to Winthrop University Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Her identity wasn’t immediately released.The Nissan and Lexus drivers were also taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.Homicide Squad detectives impounded the Nissan and the Lexus but released the Audi to its owner.
Brookville, IN —In the afternoon of Friday, July 3rd, Deputies with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department, were called to S.R. 252, near Little Cedar Road, to the report of a motorcycle accident with injuries.It was determined that Hans C. Leffler, 57 of Hamilton, Ohio, was westbound on S.R 252, on a 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle. Leffler told investigators that he lost control of his motorcycle on loose gravel in the roadway. Leffler traveled off of the north side of the roadway, striking an embankment and fence before the motorcycle came to rest on its side.Leffler was transported by Brookville E.M.S. #2, to McCullough Hyde Hospital in Oxford, Ohio, for treatment of minor injuries. Leffler was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.