WOODBURY, N.Y. — One person is dead and two people are saved from a burning car after a weekend crash on State Route 6 in the town of Woodbury.
According to troopers, 28-year-old Loreal Maldinaldo, from Ozone Park, was driving west on Route 6 when her car crossed into the other lane.
That's when they say Maldinado's car crashed into a van and another truck heading in the opposite direction.
Maldinado's car burst into flames and passersby where able to get her and two passengers out of the car.
Maldinado was pronounced dead at the scene, the passengers were taken to the hospital where, at last check, they were listed in critical condition.
The van driver was treated at the hospital for minor injuries, no one else was hurt.
It's unclear why Maldinado crossed into the other lane of traffic.