1 dead, 2 injured in Brooklyn car crash

1 dead, 2 injured in Brooklyn car crash

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Police say the driver of a vehicle is dead and two passengers were injured when it slammed into a tree in Brooklyn early Sunday morning.

20-year-old Zahurul Alam was traveling northbound on Ocean Avenue around 2:45 a.m. when lost control of his Lexus and struck a tree.

EMS arrived to the scene and pronounced Alam dead. The two passengers in the car were taken to Lutheran Hospital where they are listed in stable condition.  

Police say their investigation is ongoing.

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