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Cops: Crash briefly closes Sunrise Highway

A two-vehicle accident briefly closed westbound lanes of

A two-vehicle accident briefly closed westbound lanes of Sunrise Highway Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, in Rockville Centre, police said. Photo Credit: Lou Minutoli

A two-vehicle accident briefly closed westbound lanes of Sunrise Highway Friday morning in Rockville Centre, police said.

Rockville Centre police said the 8:35 a.m. accident closed lanes for about 20 minutes between North Village Avenue and North Centre Avenue.

The crash involved a work van that was westbound on Sunrise and collided with a car making a left turn onto North Village, police said. Police said no one was charged in the accident.

A photo from the scene shows the car on the sidewalk, its front end up against a storefront. Police said a storefront window was damaged.

The female driver of the car was transported to a hospital for precautionary measures, police said. Police said the male driver of the van declined medical attention at the scene.

Neither driver was identified by police.

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