Limo Driver Indicted in Fatal Crash That Killed 4


A limousine driver making a U-turn in Long Island wine country when his car was hit by a pickup truck has been indicted on criminally negligent homicide in the death of four of his passengers.

Prosecutors say 58-year-old Carlos Pino will be arraigned Wednesday afternoon in Central Islip.

The limousine was leaving a winery in Cutchogue when it was struck by the truck in July 2015. Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota says the limo driver’s sight was blocked by a car that was turning in front of him. He says Pino is solely responsible for the crash.

The pickup truck driver, Steven Romeo, was charged with driving while intoxicated.

To Read The Full Story

Are you already a subscriber?
Click to log in!

Hamodia Logo