Farmingdale Crash Leaves SUV Passenger Dead

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A person was killed when a tractor trailer crashed into an SUV in Farmingdale on Wednesday afternoon.

Nassau County police said the trucker hit a Toyota Rav4 on Route 109 at the corner of Main Street at 2:39 p.m.

A passenger in the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was identified Thursday as Byron Lunda, 28, of Bay Shore.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation into the cause of the crash.