FORT SALONGA, N.Y. — Police on Long Island say a woman lost control of her car and crashed into a building.

Newsday reports the crash happened around 5:39 p.m. Monday in Fort Salonga. Police say 47-year-old Nitza Pena, of Northport, lost control of her car, crossed into oncoming traffic and struck a pillar.

Pena sustained minor injuries. Police say no one in the building at the time of the crash was injured.

Police continue to investigate the crash.


Information from: Newsday, http://www.newsday.com

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.