Briarwood, NY (January 27, 2020) – The third victim killed in the collision on Grand Central Parkway has been identified.
At around 5:30 a.m., on January 26, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Grand Central Parkway.
Reports indicate that a 2011 black Honda Accord, driven by 27-year-old Divante New, collided with a gray Hyundai sedan head-on along the roadway.
Two occupants inside the Hyundai, identified as a 26-year-old male driver and his passenger, 26-year-old Megan Ann Smith, were both rushed to North Shore University Hospital.
Both New, and his 36-year-old passenger, Sayquan Hallums, were transported to North Shore University Hospital as well.
While at the hospital, Smith, New, and Hallums were declared deceased.
Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding this collision.
We would like to offer our condolences to the families of the victims killed in this collision.
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