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Off-duty Suffolk officer killed in Commack crash

Authorities say Patrick Curley, a 17-year veteran of the force, was driving his SUV on Jericho Turnpike in Commack at around 3:30 a.m. when he collided with a garbage truck that was backing out of a parking lot. Curley was killed on impact.

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