03 June 2020

Acting Major George Mohl
Troop L Commander



On Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at approximately 2:42 pm, the State Police received a call for a vehicle crash on the Wantagh State Parkway southbound south of exit W6, in town of Hempstead, Nassau County.  The driver, Carlos Arancibia, 61 years-old of Sound Beach, NY, was driving a 1991 Mitsubishi 3000 when he lost control of the vehicle and exited the roadway continuing into the brush and striking a tree on the driver side door.  Arancibia succumbed to his injuries at the scene and the passenger, Junior Torres, 20, of Westbury was injured and transported to Nassau University Medical Center. 


The State Police is asking for anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to call (631) 756-3300.

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