4 injured in chain reaction crash

Four people were injured, including two police officers in a chain reaction crash in Hauppauge Tuesday night. Police say the crash happened at about 9

Both officers were treated for minor injuries, while the two other people were seriously hurt.

Both officers were treated for minor injuries, while the two other people were seriously hurt. (9/2/15)

HAUPPAUGE - Four people were injured, including two police officers in a chain reaction crash in Hauppauge Tuesday night.

Police say the crash happened at about 9 p.m. They say an unlicensed driver heading westbound on Route 347 rear-ended a police car, injuring two officers, a man and a woman.

Both officers were treated for minor injuries, while the two other people were seriously hurt.  

The man accused of triggering the crash, Orvin Antonio Gabriel, of Brentwood, is facing a variety of charges.

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