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New York State Police investigate the scene of (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

New York State Police investigate the scene of the fatal accident where four teens were killed. (Oct. 8, 2012)

Fatal crash on Southern State Pkwy kills 4

Joseph Beer, 17, was the driver of a car in which four teenagers were killed after he lost control on the Southern State Parkway in Lakeview and crashed, police said.

Joseph Beer is brought into the Nassau County
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Joseph Beer is brought into the Nassau County Courthouse in Mineola. (Nov. 16, 2012)

Mourners attend the funeral of Christopher Khan, one
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Mourners attend the funeral of Christopher Khan, one of four young men killed in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway. (Oct. 10, 2012)

Relatives of Christopher Khan reach out to the
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Relatives of Christopher Khan reach out to the hearse carrying his remains after his funeral service. (Oct. 10, 2012)

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Relatives of Christopher Khan near the hearse carrying
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Relatives of Christopher Khan near the hearse carrying his remains after his funeral service. Khan was one of four young men killed in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway. (Oct. 10, 2012)

Christopher Khan's mother, Sheriffa Bhawa, is carried to
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Christopher Khan's mother, Sheriffa Bhawa, is carried to an ambulance after passing out during his funeral service. Khan is one of four young men killed in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway. (Oct. 10,2012)

Mourners attend the funeral of Christopher Khan, one
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Mourners attend the funeral of Christopher Khan, one of four young men killed in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway. (Oct. 12, 2012)

Darian Ramnarine, 18, is shown a cellphone image.
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Darian Ramnarine, 18, is shown a cellphone image. He was one of four victims killed in a single-car crash on the Southern State Parkway in Lakeview. (Oct. 8, 2012)

Peter Kanhai, 18, was one of four victims
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Peter Kanhai, 18, was one of four victims in the fatal accident on Southern State Parkway early on Oct. 7, 2012.

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Peter Kanhai and Christopher Khan, both 18, are
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Peter Kanhai and Christopher Khan, both 18, are shown in a cellphone photo. The friends were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident on the Southern State Parkway.

Neal Rajapa, who would have turned 18 next
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Neal Rajapa, who would have turned 18 next Wednesday -- were pronounced dead at the scene, as were three other passengers in the car, officials said.

Neal Rajapa, who would have turned 18 on
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Neal Rajapa, who would have turned 18 on Oct. 17 -- were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident on the Southern State Parkway, officials said.

Joseph Beer, 17, was the driver in the
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Joseph Beer, 17, was the driver in the fatal accident, police said.

Outside his home is Somdat Bhawa, father of
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Outside his home is Somdat Bhawa, father of Christopher Khan, who died in a car crash on the Southern State Parkway. (Oct. 9, 2012)

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Felecia Pasram and boyfriend Izais Rodriguez, both of
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Felecia Pasram and boyfriend Izais Rodriguez, both of Brooklyn, visit the crash site. (Oct. 9, 2012)

Friends of the teens killed set up a
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Friends of the teens killed set up a makeshift memorial at the crash scene. (Oct. 9, 2012)

Travis Maharana, 17, of Valley Stream, recovers a
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Travis Maharana, 17, of Valley Stream, recovers a friend's shoe from the crash scene. (Oct. 8, 2012)

The makeshift memorial at the crash scene. (Oct.
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The makeshift memorial at the crash scene. (Oct. 9, 2012)

Tiffany Haniff, 18, of Richmond Hill, lights a
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Tiffany Haniff, 18, of Richmond Hill, lights a candle in memory of her friends who were killed in the crash. (Oct. 9, 2012)

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Jonathan Espinosa, 17, of Woodhaven, outside of Richmond
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Jonathan Espinosa, 17, of Woodhaven, outside of Richmond Hill High School the day after a car crash which left some of his fellow students dead. (Oct. 9, 2012)

New York State Police investigate the scene of
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

New York State Police investigate the scene of the fatal accident where four teens were killed. (Oct. 8, 2012)

New York State Police investigate the scene of
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

New York State Police investigate the scene of the fatal accident. (Oct. 8, 2012)

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