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Elderly woman killed in car crash on L.I.

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Suffolk County police say an 82-year-old woman was killed in a single car crash early Sunday morning.

Authorities say Vera Quashie was driving her Hyundai around 12:15 a.m. on Route 109 by Albany Avenue in Rosedale when she apparently lost control a struck a telephone pole.

Quashie was driving home from work at the Berkshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon.   

She was taken to Nassau University Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this crash to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.

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