Man Files Lawsuit Against Nassau County Over Protest Sign Arrest On LIEIn the lawsuit filed on Wednesday, Daniel Martins argues his First Amendment rights were violated when he was arrested in June 2014.
Highway Patrol Officer Injured In Crash On LIEIt happened at about 4:45 a.m. Monday near Exit 60 in Lake Ronkonkoma. Eastbound lanes in the area were closed while authorities investigated.
Police: Woman Killed In DWI Crash On Long IslandAccording to authorities, 25-year-old Ismelda Rodriguez, of Brentwood, was a passenger in a car driven by 27-year-old Daniel Moreira when it struck the back of another vehicle near Exit 49 in Melville at around 3:45 a.m.
Overturned Cement Truck Creates Sticky Situation On Long Island ExpresswayThe crash sent cement spilling across the westbound lanes, forcing their closure.
Police Make Two DWI Arrests In Suffolk CountyPolice in Suffolk County arrested two people in separate DWI incidents Sunday morning.
Police: Driver Killed In Weather-Related LIE CrashAccording to Suffolk County Police, a man driving a Jeep Liberty westbound on the Long Island Expressway near exit 49 lost control of his vehicle at around 5 a.m.
Rush Hour Goes To The Birds: Stretch Of LIE Temporarily Shut To Move GoslingsAn HOV lane in Plainview near exit 48 was closed for about 15 minutes Monday as police herded several baby geese to safety.
BQE At LIE Reopens After Vehicle Fire All east- and westbound lanes had been closed early Monday in the area due to a vehicle fire.
Police: Man Struck, Killed After Running Out Of Gas On LIERyan Marshall, of Coram, was trying to cross the eastbound lanes when he was struck by a minivan that was being driven by an employee of the Suffolk County Department of Social Services, police said.
Seven Bikers On LIE Arrested Following Numerous Reckless Driving 911 CallsThe incident took place at around 12:45 p.m. in the eastbound lane of the LIE near exit 63.
Report: NY Man Was Drunk, Exceeding 100 MPH On Long Island ExpresswayPolice say Quigua was weaving in and out of traffic without signaling, ran several red lights after getting off the LIE and refused to pull over.
Exits 57-73 Of LIE To Be Closed Sunday For Snow RemovalWith the snow still coming down fast and heavy in parts of Long Island early Saturday, some motorists found themselves stranded all night in their cars with the Long Island Expressway shut down.