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New York State Police Hurt in Crash on Long Island: Officials

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    Suspect Escapes Police During Chase on Long Island

    Police were still looking for a suspect who got away from them following a chase and crash in North Amityville. Katherine Creag reports.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 1, 2017)

    A New York State Police trooper was hurt in a collision with another car on Long Island, authorities say. 

    The crash happened in a residential area around 1:30 Friday in North Amityville at 45th and Prospect streets. A state police spokesman said the trooper involved is "fine." There was no information on other injuries. 

    Video from the scene shows a heavy police presence in the area along with a cruiser and some debris on the street. An ambulance also responded to the scene, video shows.

    It wasn't immediately clear what may have caused the crash, but there were reports that it might have been a some sort of police chase. 

    New York State Trooper Hurt in Crash on Long Island

    [NY] New York State Trooper Hurt in Crash on Long Island

    Officials say a collision involved a state police trooper in North Amityville. Katherine Creag reports.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 1, 2017)

    Authorities are investigating. 

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