Woman charged with DWI in Nassau County crash that left 5 injured


NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND – Nassau County police have arrested a suspected drunk driver in connection with a car accident that occurred last week, LongIsland.com reports.

The two-vehicle collision occurred on Lakeville Road in New Hyde Park May 16 at 11 p.m.  An investigation found that the driver of a 2019 BMW X3 was going north on Lakeville Road when the car crashed into a 2004 Nissan SUV that was heading in the opposite direction.

Nassau County Police Medics, New Hyde Park Fire Department, and the Manhasset Fire Department were called to the scene.  They found two females trapped in the Nissan and removed them safely.  The two were transported to an area hospital for treatment of multiple injuries.

Three people in the BMW were taken to area hospitals with minor injuries. 

Following further investigation, police arrested the driver of the BMW, identified as 21-year-old Dilmeet Kaur of Floral Park. She was charged with vehicular assault, assault and DWI.  Kaur was arraigned the following day at First District Court in Hempstead.

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