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Teen Killed in Huntington Sledding Accident

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Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a sledding incident during which a teen was killed in Huntington last night.

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Huntington, NY - January 27, 2015 - Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a sledding incident during which a teen was killed in Huntington last night.

Three 17-year-old teens were taking turns snow tubing down Chester Court when one of the teens, Sean Urda, got on the tube, apparently lost control and struck light pole at approximately 10 p.m.

Urda, of 24 Julia Lane, East Northport, was transported to Huntington Hospital by Greenlawn Fire Department Ambulance where he was pronounced dead.