Off-Duty NYPD Officer Dies in 2-Car Collision on Long Island


IBexclusive News Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

(IBEXNews) - An off-duty NYPD officer was killed in a two-car crash on Long Island Wednesday morning. 

It happened at Peninsula Boulevard and Hempstead Avenue in Lynbrook just before 6:50 a.m. 

The force of the collision sent the officer's car into a tree. 

Officer Vincent Persaud was pronounced dead at Long Island Jewish Valley Stream. 

The driver of the other vehicle was not injured. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

 

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