Weather Alert  

"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. 1105 PM EDT Wed may 25 2016 ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. -- Thursday May.26 16,04:12 PM

Teen Ejected from Car in Hicksville Auto Accident

Two cars collided with each other in Hicksville on Saturday, July 19.

Print Email
Hicksville, NY - July 20, 2014 - Second Squad detectives report the details of a serious auto accident that occurred in Hicksville on Saturday, 07/19/14 at 4:45 P.M.
 
According to detectives, a 2010 Honda Accord operated by a male victim, 19, was travelling southbound on S. Broadway when he was in collision with a 1999 Honda Civic, operated by a male victim, 52, with two female passengers, ages 16 and 18, who were travelling eastbound from Lee Ave. towards Murray Rd.
 
Nassau County Police Ambulances along with Hicksville Fire Department Ambulances transported all four victims to a local hospital.  The 16-year-old rear passenger, who was ejected from the vehicle, suffered head, neck and back trauma and is listed in serious but stable condition. The remaining three victims, who suffered neck and back pain were treated and released.
 
Detectives report no apparent criminality at this time.  Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety checks.