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Woman and Daughter in Lakeland Injured After Crashing Car Into Neighbor's Home

By CHRIS SABELLA, Senior Correspondent | March 23, 2021 | NEW YORK

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LAKELAND, NY - A Ronkonkoma woman and her daughter were injured on Tuesday, March 23rd, after she pulled out of her driveway and crashed into her neighbor's home, Suffolk police said.

The mother, with her six-year-old daughter in the back seat, pulled out of her driveway at 15 Seusing Boulevard shortly before 5:00 P.M. when her 2006 Honda Odyssey traveled across the street and onto the front lawn of her neighbor's property, striking a home at 9 Seusing Boulevard, authorities said.

The 29-year-old driver was taken by Suffolk County Police helicopter to Stony Brook University Hospital where she was being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, officers from the 4th Precinct said. The child was taken by Lakeland Fire Department ambulance to Stony Brook University Hospital, where she was being treated for minor injuries.

The house was vacant at the time of the crash, officials said.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.