Deepak Kumar, of New Hyde Park, pleads not guilty after allegedly driving high, causing fatal crash

The New Hyde Park teen accused of causing a deadly accident pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Friday. Police say 17-year-old Deepak Kumar was driving

Police say 17-year-old Deepak Kumar was driving high

Police say 17-year-old Deepak Kumar was driving high last week when he hit a car at the corner of Covert and Second Avenues. (Credit: News 12)

WOODBURY - The New Hyde Park teen accused of causing a deadly accident pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Friday.

Police say 17-year-old Deepak Kumar was driving high last week when he hit a car at the corner of Covert and Second avenues.

A father was killed, and his wife and young daughter were injured in the accident.

Kumar's bail was set at $500,000.

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