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Man accused of driving with drugs, crashing with several kids in car

Police say Yonnel Ricketts was driving with four teens in his car when he veered into the center turning lane on Middle Country Road and crashed into an SUV.

News 12 Staff

Mar 14, 2022, 9:15 AM

Updated 832 days ago

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A Middle Island man is under arrest and is accused of driving with drugs and several kids in the car - when he crashed his car.
Police say Yonnel Ricketts was driving with four teens in his car when he veered into the center turning lane on Middle Country Road and crashed into an SUV.
The incident happened near the intersection of Country Club Drive in Coram around 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
Ricketts and two of teens in his car suffered minor injuries. Everyone is expected to be OK.
Ricketts ,30, is facing several charges, including criminal possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a child.


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