Freeport Crash Leaves Driver Dead

A 56-year-old Sound Beach man was killed when his van was involved in a crash with a truck in Freeport early Monday morning.

Nassau County police said Donald Curatolo was driving a Ford E150 van westbound on Sunrise Highway when the van collided with a box truck that was making a left turn at the corner of Helen Avenue at 5:30 a.m.

Curatolo was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. The other driver was not injured.

First Squad detectives found no criminality involved.