Woman critically injured in Merrick crash

The incident occurred on Hewlett Avenue and Sunrise Highway. (2/18/14)

MERRICK - Police say a young woman was critically hurt when she was ejected from a car during a bad crash in Merrick. 

The incident occurred on Hewlett Avenue and Sunrise Highway around 6:30 p.m. yesterday. 

According to police, a driver made a left onto Hewlett and was struck by an oncoming car going west on Sunrise.

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Both drivers and a 19-year-old woman suffered minor injuries.

Police tell News 12 the 21-year-old woman was thrown from the car by the force of the crash and has multiple injuries. 

There are no arrests at this time. 

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