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Fatal crash on Southern State Pkwy kills 4

New York State Police investigate the scene of

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

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
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

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

Mourners attend the funeral of Christopher Khan, one
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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

Relatives of Christopher Khan near the hearse carrying
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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.

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
Photo Credit: Uli Seit

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

Felecia Pasram and boyfriend Izais Rodriguez, both of
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

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

Friends of the teens killed set up a
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

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
Photo Credit: James Carbone

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.
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

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

Tiffany Haniff, 18, of Richmond Hill, lights a
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

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

Jonathan Espinosa, 17, of Woodhaven, outside of Richmond
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

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
Photo 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
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

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

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