1 dead after garbage trucks collide in East Meadow

The incident happened this morning at the corner of Prospect and Chestnut Avenues. (6/20/14)

EAST MEADOW - Police are investigating a deadly crash involving two garbage trucks in East Meadow.

The incident happened this morning at the corner of Prospect and Chestnut avenues.

Hempstead Town officials say one a town sanitation truck was trying to get around a car and collided with another sanitation truck.

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The man on the back of that truck was killed.

Police have not yet released his name.

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