1 dead in crash near Nostrand, Flushing avenues

A man is dead following a car crash near Nostrand and Flushing avenues in Williamsburg Sunday.



Police say Jonathan Long, 24, was driving a Daily News delivery truck on Nostrand Avenue at around 6 a.m. when it collided with a green livery taxi that was heading down Flushing Avenue. The delivery truck then overturned. Long was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.



A 58-year-old man was also riding in the truck at the time. He transported to Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center and is expected to be OK.



The 26-year-old taxi driver was treated at the scene.



Police are investigating the crash, and no arrests have been made.


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