Police: Locust Valley man drove drunk, crashed into ambulette in Glen Cove

A Locust Valley man will face a judge Monday, accused of driving drunk and causing a deadly ambulette crash in Glen Cove.

News 12 Staff

Sep 3, 2019, 11:15 AM

Updated 1,748 days ago

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A Locust Valley man will face a judge Monday, accused of driving drunk and causing a deadly ambulette crash in Glen Cove.
Police say the lights and sirens were on the ambulette as it was driving on Walnut Road Sunday night.
They say 27-year-old Alvaro Gutierrez-Garcia, of Locust Valley, was driving a Cadillac when he hit and flipped the emergency vehicle.
An 85-year-old Bayville man, who was in the ambulette on his way to the hospital, died in the accident.
Garcia faces charges of vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated.


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