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Motorcyclist dies after hitting car in Hempstead Village, cops say

A motorcyclist died after hitting the rear passenger door of a vehicle that was pulling into a driveway, Hempstead Village police said.

The man, 32, was on Lawson Street, near Pierson Avenue, when the crash happened at 7:12 p.m., police said.

He was taken to Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre, where he was pronounced dead at 7:27 p.m., police said. His name was not released, pending notification of his relatives.

Lawson Street has been shut down in both directions as village police and Nassau County homicide detectives investigate.

Other details were not immediately available Friday night.

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