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Carle Place crash kills off-duty Nassau County detective
CARLE PLACE (WABC) -- An off-duty Nassau County police detective was killed early Wednesday morning in a car accident in Carle Place, Long Island.
Police say the victim, Alfred Samaniego, was driving a 2011 GMC Acadia Denali westbound on the Glen Cove Road exit ramp of the Northern State Parkway at about 12:35 a.m.
He crossed over the northbound lanes and struck a US mail tractor trailer truck traveling southbound on Glen Cove Road.
Samaniego was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other injuries were reported. The investigation is continuing.
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