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Bellport Firefighter To Receive New Kidney Thanks To ‘Hero’ Son

Tyler Furia will turn 21 years old on March 22, but will be undergoing surgery the day before so he can donate a kidney to his father Frank. Both men are firefighters in Bellport, Long Island.

03/20/2013

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Controversy Surrounding L.I. DWI Stop That Ended With Fatal Crash

A Long Island mother is dead and her six-year-old daughter was critically injured after the woman tried to evade police following a controversial DWI stop. Police said there was no chase.

09/04/2012

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Second Person In Brentwood House Explosion Dies

Patricia Salegna-Maqueda died Tuesday night at Stony Brook University Medical Center, police said.

08/22/2012

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L.I. Teen Set To Be Arraigned After Allegedly Killing Two Friends While Driving Drunk

Ryan Foote’s two passengers, 18-year-old James McClease and 17-year-old Rashawn Minter, were both ejected from the car and died at the scene.

07/22/2012

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Mastic Woman Dies After Being In Critical Condition Following House Fire

Barbara DeSouza, who was critically injured in a fire at her home in Mastic on April 26th, died on Sunday at Stony Brook University Medical Center, Suffolk County Police said.

04/29/2012

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10-Year-Old Mastic Girl Saved After Choking On Chips

Alana Kiceina was chasing the family dog outside her Mastic home Wednesday afternoon while eating Doritos when around 4:40 p.m., she collapsed and stopped breathing after choking on the chips, the girl’s mother told police.

04/26/2012

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Suffolk County Man Dies In Car Crash Saturday

Police say Dominick Hatzmarkos, 47, was traveling eastbound on Forest Court when he apparently lost control of his 2008 Nissan Maxima, struck a fence, and crashed into a home at 5 East Drive.

12/03/2011

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Bicyclist Dies After Being Struck By 2 Cars On Long Island

Suffolk County police say Eric Dennis was struck by a westbound Jeep on South Country Road in East Patchogue.

10/07/2011

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Selden Man Delivers Daughter In Front Seat Of SUV

A newborn baby couldn’t wait for her parents to make it to the hospital before coming into world and decided the front seat of dad’s SUV would do just fine.

09/14/2011

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Car Strikes Tree In Centereach, Killing 2

Police say a 43-year-old Angelo Grimaldi apparently lost control of his car and struck a tree on Bowdoin Road just before 8pm Saturday.

07/10/2011

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Teen Critical After Being Struck By LIRR Train

The injured boy, whose name was not released, was taken to Stony Brook University Medical Center.

07/07/2011

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Second Teen Dies After Falling Into Cesspool In Farmingville

Sixteen-year-old Eduardo Vanegas-Fuentes and Edgar Calderon-Castro, 19, died after falling into a cesspool at a Farmingville home last night.

06/02/2011

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4 Shot At L.I. Nightclub

Four people were shot at a nightclub in Suffolk County early Saturday morning, police said.

05/07/2011

Comsewogue High School - Port Jefferson Station, NY (file / credit: Comsewogue High School)

Quick-Thinking Coaches Save Girl’s Life At Comsewogue High School

Everyone is beaming with pride at one Long Island high school where two coaches are being hailed as heroes.

05/06/2011

Juan Yupton, 40, resident of home that burned, points out the damage (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Woman Killed In Ronkonkoma House Fire ID’d

A 31-year-old woman was found dead in the rubble on the main floor of a home in Ronkonkoma after an early morning fire, officials said.

02/09/2011

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