The Nassau County Police and East Meadow Fire Department responded to a single-car accident on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow on March 11, 2017. A woman was traveling eastbound on Hempstead Turnpike when she  lost control  and  struck a tree and utility pole. The car, which was ripped open from the crash, landed in the parking lot of a Home Depot. A Nassau County Police Ambulance transported the woman to Nassau University Medical Center with serious injuries.   

– Fire News photo by Joseph C. Sperber