On the night of Sunday, February 24th, 2019 the Wantagh Fire Department operated on the scene of a motor vehicle accident with overturn and entrapment. The accident was located on Wantagh Avenue off Island Road. It appeared a Subaru travelling down Wantagh Avenue struck a parked Jeep and as a result the moving vehicle overturned trapping the driver inside. The driver was quickly removed and transported to an area hospital with injuries considered non-life-threatening injuries. Nassau County Police Emergency Service Unit officers were also on scene and operated. All fire department units were under the command of Wantagh Third Assistant Chief Mathewson .
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