HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities said three people have been injured in a crash on Long Island involving a car and a fire chief’s SUV.
Suffolk County police said the crash occurred around 12:30 a.m. Thursday in Hauppauge. It closed portions of Routes 111 and 347 for several hours.READ MORE: Suspect Dies After Police-Involved Shooting In Williamsbridge Section Of Bronx
A man driving with a passenger was heading south on Route 111 when their car struck the SUV belonging to the Stony Brook fire chief, police said.
All three victims had to be cut from their vehicles.READ MORE: New York Giants Wrap Up In-Person General Manager Interviews
The passenger was taken to a hospital with serious injuries. The driver had non-life threatening injuries. The chief was also hurt, but his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks. The cause of the crash is under investigation.MORE NEWS: Seward Park High School Cheerleading Squad Raises Enough Money For Trip To Nationals
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