Hempstead, NY – Fatal Crash on Baldwin Road Follows Car Chase
Hempstead, NY (March 19, 2019) – A crash that tragically caused the death of a 22-year-old man was reported to have occurred following a car chase that started during an argument between two men. The incident was stated to have started a little after midnight on Tuesday morning, March 19th, after two drivers became involved in an argument that led to a car chase.
The incident began with an argument between a 22-year-old man and a 23-year-old unidentified male. The 23-year-old had been operating an Audi as he chased the 22-year-old driver of a BMW along streets throughout Valley Stream. The chase came to an end on Baldwin Road, when the driver of the Audi crashed into the rear-end of the BMW, sending it into a fire hydrant and a tree.
The 22-year-old driver of the BMW was tragically killed in the crash and his 21-year-old female passenger was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The 23-year-old driver sustained minor injuries and was taken into police custody.
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