Cops: Woman seriously hurt in crash due to icy road

A 23-year-old woman was seriously hurt in a

A 23-year-old woman was seriously hurt in a two-car crash caused by icy road conditions in West Hills on Feb. 22, 2014, Suffolk police said. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

A St. James woman was seriously injured in a crash caused by icy road conditions on Saturday morning in West Hills, Suffolk County police said.

The woman, 23, was driving her 1997 Nissan north on Round Swamp road about 8:15 a.m. when she lost control of the car and collided with a 2012 Jeep driven by a Syosset man, 69, police said.

The woman was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries, police said. The man sustained minor injuries, according to police.


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The cause of the accident appeared to be ice on the roadway, police said.

No other information was immediately available.

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