New York News
NYPD officer killed in car crash on Long Island
VALLEY STREAM -- A New York City police officer has been killed in a one-car crash on Long Island.
The NYPD says Sgt. Anthony Johnson died early Sunday morning.
Nassau County police say Johnson's Jeep Cherokee crashed into a tree and burst into flames on Sunrise Highway in Valley Stream at around 3 a.m.
Firefighters discovered Johnson's body after extinguishing the blaze.
The 32-year-old officer lived in West Babylon.
The NYPD says Johnson worked out of the 114th Precinct in Queens.
new york city, valley stream, nypd, officer killed, police officer dies, long island, new york news
- AccuWeather: Snow, ice and rain for Saturday
- 7 On Your Side gets back $1-million dollars in 2013
- Live: Eyewitness News on 7online streamed live!
- Get WATCH ABC for your mobile device
- Christie appointee resigns amid probe 7 min ago
- Charges expected in fraternity death
- 2,500 Fordham University applicants misled by email 45 min ago
- NY lawmakers to announce legislation preventing bridge tolls 48 min ago
- Mayor-elect de Blasio to visit White House
- Mega Millions rises to $425M for Friday drawing 12 min ago
- Budget bill heads to the Senate
- Secret Sales: Dark Chocolate Espresso Beans and Photo Books
- Photos: Technology Gift Guide
- Photos: 60 photos of Golden Globe nominees