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Special Weather Statement issued February 21 at 1:13AM EST by NWS Upton NY While most locations are getting plain rain or drizzle, there are a few pockets of freezing rain and drizzle in those spots where temperatures are at or below freezing. A few icy spots will remain possible on any untreated surfaces. Use extra caution if traveling overnight.

NYS Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Accident on Southern State Parkway

The New York State Police is investigating a motorcycle accident that occurred on the Southern State Parkway near exit 25(Newbridge Road) at 1:15 AM on 5/29/15.

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North Bellmore, NY - May 29, 2015 - The New York State Police is investigating a motorcycle accident that occurred on the Southern State Parkway near exit 25 (Newbridge Road) at 1:15 AM on 5/29/15.  Omar Roman, age 36, of Elmont NY, was traveling westbound on a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle at a high rate of speed on the Southern State Parkway near exit 25, when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and struck the center median guide rail.  Mr. Roman was ejected from his motorcycle and was pronounced deceased at the accident scene by a Nassau County EMT.