Jason Soleimani, of Old Westbury, killed in Miami boating crash

The operator of the out of control boat was thrown overboard and also killed. (7/7/14)

OLD WESTBURY - Police say a Long Islander was one of four people killed in a boating crash after fireworks in Miami.

Jason Soleimani, of Old Westbury, was watching the fireworks with his girlfriend when an out of control boat slammed into them.

The impact killed the 23-year-old instantly.

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The operator of the out of control boat was thrown overboard and also killed.

Officials say the boat hit a third vessel before a salvage crew stopped it.

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