Hewlett Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Wounded

A 20-year-old driver was killed and his three passengers were injured when the driver crashed his vehicle in Hewlett on Sunday night.

Nassau County police said Carlos Salazar of Far Rockaway was driving a Honda northbound on Peninsula Boulevard when it left the roadway and struck a tree at the corner of Avon Road at 9:52 p.m.

Salazar was pronounced dead at the scene and his three passengers were taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Homicide Squad detectives impounded the vehicle and are continuing the investigation.