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Passenger killed when car strikes tree in Queens

April 7, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a single car accident in Queens has killed a 36-year-old passenger.

It happened when the driver lost control and struck a tree on South Conduit Avenue near the Nassau Expressway overpass just before 6:30 a.m. Sunday.

The passenger, identified as Dewayne Williams, of Brooklyn, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female driver was hospitalized in serious but stable condition.