Nassau County police said Shawn Lozado, 24, and Melvin Cardines Jr., 39, were in a car that slid off a roadway and into a tree in New Hyde Park on Saturday.READ MORE: Gottlieb Says US Needs New Vaccine Strategy As Pace Of Shots Lags
A tow truck driver who arrived on the scene spotted a loaded gun inside the car.READ MORE: Driver Wanted After Jeep Plowed Into Family On Bronx Sidewalk; 'Car Sped Up To Hit Us,' Witness Says
Police said they found another loaded gun on Lozado, who allegedly injured an officer while resisting arrest.
Lozado and Cardines Jr. were charged with illegal weapons possession. Lozado was also charged with possession of marijuana.MORE NEWS: Suspect Accused Of Forcing Woman To Perform Sex Act, Then Robbing Her In Queens
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