NEW HYDE PARK - A teen charged in a fatal New Hyde Park crash pleaded not guilty in a hospital bedside arraignment this afternoon.
Deepak Kumar, 17, pleaded not guilty to vehicular manslaughter and driving while ability impaired by drugs in the crash that killed a 55-year-old California man.
The crash happened Tuesday night on Covert and Second avenues in New Hyde Park.
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Kumar is being held on $500,000. His license has been suspended and he has had to surrender his passport.