Rt. 25 DWI accident results in fatality

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A Selden woman, a passenger in a car struck by an alleged drunk driver Thursday morning on Route 25 in Middle Island, died of her injuries early Friday morning at Stony Brook University Medical Center.
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Bangkok Bill

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Mar 14, 2008
 
Let me make a wild guess,illegal, no insursnce,no license and drunk.
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Mar 14, 2008
 
I hope they are going to upgrade the charges. When are people going to learn that you can't drink and drive? What a shame for that young woman and her family.
CCC

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Mar 14, 2008
 
DRUNK DRIVERS NEVER LEARN, DUMB PEOPLE, MAY GOD bLESS HER fAMILY .
Pedro Gohomez

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Mar 14, 2008
 
Bangkok Bill wrote:
Let me make a wild guess,illegal, no insursnce,no license and drunk.
driving a '99 Nissan Altima, no less. probably has North Carolina plates, white rims, a trunk wing and a CD dangling from the rear view mirror
TOO YOUNG TO DIE

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Mar 14, 2008
 

DRUNK DRIVERS DON'T CARE!
LaurenMarie

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Mar 14, 2008
 
Rest in Peace Lauren.
Can't believe you are gone.
I Love you & will miss you.
exislander

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Mar 14, 2008
 
The typical Thursday night on Long Island, a DWI fatal, and it's not even the weekend!
You people will never learn...
Bill

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Mar 14, 2008
 
Stay off the roads after midnight, these morons are out there. May she R.I.P. What a tragic shame.
fed up

Roslyn Heights, NY

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Mar 14, 2008
 
let me guess too........ illegal alien (yeah I give a rats ass about polital correctness)no license, no reg, no insurance and no speaky English for convenience. He will get a slap on the wrist. ooohhh thats broken. So we have to pay to get that fixed first and then he will get a slap on the wrist.
I hate drunk drivers

Oakdale, NY

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Mar 14, 2008
 
I will repeat "I HATE DRUNK DRIVERS"!!!!!!!!!

When will people learn? Damn it! If you want to go out, get trashed, then do so.... but DO NOT GET BEHIND THE FREAKING WHEEL! CALL A CAB, CALL A FRIEND, WALK HOME, DO WHATEVER THE $$%^&^$ YOU WANT, BUT DO NOT DRIVE DRUNK!
NO WAY

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Mar 14, 2008
 
I hate drunk drivers wrote:
I will repeat "I HATE DRUNK DRIVERS"!!!!!!!!!
When will people learn? Damn it! If you want to go out, get trashed, then do so.... but DO NOT GET BEHIND THE FREAKING WHEEL! CALL A CAB, CALL A FRIEND, WALK HOME, DO WHATEVER THE $$%^&^$ YOU WANT, BUT DO NOT DRIVE DRUNK!
HERES My Plan - Posted similar ones here a few times but Newsday keeps taking it down.
ELECTED OFFICIALS TAKE NOT - THIS IS A SIMPLE PLAN
1 - 1st offense DWI $ 3,000 Fine
2 - 2nd offense DWI $10,000 Fine - Car Impounded (Whoever owns the car-DON'T lend out your car)
3 - ANY offense with injury (minor)$30,000 fine, car impounded 1 year in JAIL
4 - FATAL Accident - FIRST DEGREE MURDER - EVERY single person who drinks and drives is risking committing MURDER !!!

NO PLEA BARGAINS AT ANY LEVEL

Since: Feb 08

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Mar 14, 2008
 
I hate drunk drivers wrote:
I will repeat "I HATE DRUNK DRIVERS"!!!!!!!!!
When will people learn? Damn it! If you want to go out, get trashed, then do so.... but DO NOT GET BEHIND THE FREAKING WHEEL! CALL A CAB, CALL A FRIEND, WALK HOME, DO WHATEVER THE $$%^&^$ YOU WANT, BUT DO NOT DRIVE DRUNK!
You said it all.
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#17
Mar 14, 2008
 
No reason for this at all!!!!!!!!!! I feel bad for the family of this girl. Also, her friend is more than likely going to question himself, if he could've done something to prevent this.
WOODY from ST JAMES

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Mar 14, 2008
 
THIS BOZO MAY HAVE INSURANCE, BUT....PROLLY THE MINIMUM. P.O.S.!!!
Change the Laws

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#19
Mar 14, 2008
 
Until they actually make these drunk drivers pay with their lives, the cycle will continue. First offense, you lose your license for 5 years. Second offense, you never drive again. Kill someone and you are put to death the next day.
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Mar 14, 2008
 
Bangkok Bill wrote:
Let me make a wild guess,illegal, no insursnce,no license and drunk.
that's 75% of the population on LI now and nobody is doing anything, not only are they reaping our benes, they are now killing our people, no wonder they all think america is a great place, it is only if you are an illegal
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Mar 14, 2008
 
Change the Laws wrote:
Until they actually make these drunk drivers pay with their lives, the cycle will continue. First offense, you lose your license for 5 years. Second offense, you never drive again. Kill someone and you are put to death the next day.
HERES My Plan - Posted similar ones here a few times but Newsday keeps taking it down.
ELECTED OFFICIALS TAKE NOTE - THIS IS A SIMPLE PLAN
1 - 1st offense DWI $ 3,000 Fine
2 - 2nd offense DWI $10,000 Fine - Car Impounded (Whoever owns the car-DON'T lend out your car)
3 - ANY offense with injury (minor)$30,000 fine, car impounded 1 year in JAIL
4 - FATAL Accident - FIRST DEGREE MURDER - EVERY single person who drinks and drives is risking committing MURDER !!!

NO PLEA BARGAINS AT ANY LEVEL
CBunny

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Mar 14, 2008
 
NO WAY wrote:
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HERES My Plan - Posted similar ones here a few times but Newsday keeps taking it down.
ELECTED OFFICIALS TAKE NOT - THIS IS A SIMPLE PLAN
1 - 1st offense DWI $ 3,000 Fine
2 - 2nd offense DWI $10,000 Fine - Car Impounded (Whoever owns the car-DON'T lend out your car)
3 - ANY offense with injury (minor)$30,000 fine, car impounded 1 year in JAIL
4 - FATAL Accident - FIRST DEGREE MURDER - EVERY single person who drinks and drives is risking committing MURDER !!!
NO PLEA BARGAINS AT ANY LEVEL
Double those fines and I'm with you. And it definitely should be 1st degree murder because if you get behind the wheel drunk, it IS premeditated.
Not Compassionate

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#23
Mar 14, 2008
 
Have insurance companies give large deductions for the breath sensor in the car that won't start unless you have no alcohol.
yellow snow

Stony Brook, NY

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#24
Mar 14, 2008
 
show proof of insurance and registration and produce a valid license before you are served at a bar/ liquor store or buy corona's at 7/11.

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