A driver was killed when he swerved to avoid debris on an East Hills street Sunday night and collided with an oncoming car, police said.
Hecht was taken by Nassau County police ambulance to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 8:39 p.m., police said. The other driver was treated for unspecified injuries at an undisclosed hospital and released.
"Detectives report no apparent criminality with the accident at this time," police said in the news release. "Both vehicles were impounded for a safety inspection."