NYPD officer, Joseph Pritchard, killed in crash on LIE

Joseph Pritchard was pulled over on the side

Joseph Pritchard was pulled over on the side of the parkway when his car was struck by a box truck. (March 26, 2013 9:32 AM)

Police say an NYPD officer from North Babylon was killed in a two-car crash early yesterday morning on the Long Island Expressway near exit 51. Police have identified the victim as Joseph Pritchard, 30, of North Babylon, who was assigned to Midtown South Police. Police say Pritchard was stopped for an unknown reason in the westbound right lane of the LIE. According to police, the truck was struck...

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