Police: Driver overdoses on heroin, crashes in Melville

According to police, Michael Amico allegedly lost consciousness and crashed into a fire hydrant. Police say that hydrant broke loose and hit another vehicle carrying

According to police, Michael Amico allegedly lost consciousness and crashed into a fire hydrant.

According to police, Michael Amico allegedly lost consciousness and crashed into a fire hydrant. (4/1/16)

MELVILLE - Police say a driver from Commack is accused of overdosing on heroin while behind the wheel and causing a crash.

The incident happened on Broadhollow Road last night. 

According to police, Michael Amico allegedly lost consciousness and crashed into a fire hydrant.    

Police say that hydrant broke loose and hit another vehicle carrying a mom and her two kids. They weren't hurt.

News 12 has been told Amico had to be revived with Narcan.

Amico is charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs.  

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