Driver hurt as car overturns in Lynbrook

The driver of a car that overturned as

The driver of a car that overturned as the result of a collision on Merrick Road in Lynbrook early Monday was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, a fire official said. (Sept. 23, 2013) (Credit: Steve Grogan)

The driver of a car that overturned after a collision in Lynbrook early Monday was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, a fire official said.

The identity of the driver was not released.

A spokesman for the Lynbrook Fire Department, Steve Grogan, told Newsday the driver was taken to South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside by fire department ambulance.


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The other driver did not require hospitalization.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Merrick Road and Curtis Place at 7:40 a.m.

Grogan said investigators were looking at a malfunctioning traffic light as a possible factor in the accident -- and said no one had been charged.

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