Impaired driver busted for New Hyde Park Hit and Run

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Nassau County Police say an impaired teenager is responsible for the crash on Covert Avenue in New Hyde Park that killed a man and injured his wife and six-year-old daughter. 

Seventeen-year-old Deepak Kumar has been charged with vehicular manslaughter.  Police say Kumar plowed into the victim’s car at about 11:30 last night at the intersection of Covert and Second Avenue. 

The victim’s name has not been released. 

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