Wake held for 17-year-old Tristan Reichel, killed in Farmingdale crash; services planned for other victims
WOODBURY - Final farewells were said for one of the five teens killed in an horrific crash on Conklin Street in Farmingdale.
A wake was held Tuesday for the driver of the vehicle, 17-year-old Tristan Reichel, at Chapey and Sons Funeral Home in Bethpage. Friends and family gathered Monday night to mourn the loss of 18-year-old Jesse Romero.
A service for the youngest victim, 14-year-old Carly Lonborg, will be held Wednesday.
Students continue to gather at a makeshift memorial to remember 15-year-old Noah Francis and 17-year-old Cody Talanian.
Police are still looking into the cause of the crash, including a report that the teens were drag racing early Saturday morning when they veered into oncoming traffic.