SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — Police said a 29-year-old woman was killed in a two-car collision on Long Island.

They said Jeanine Rescigno was driving southbound on William Floyd Parkway in Shirley at 9:30 p.m. Monday when the accident occurred.

Police said the West Sayville resident struck the rear of a Hyundai as she approached an intersection. She was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The driver of the other car, 24-year-old Amanda Zawada of Lake Ronkonkoma, was treated for minor injuries.

Both cars have been impounded for a safety check. The investigation is continuing.

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