QUOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say five people are dead and another person is in critical condition after a head-on collision late Saturday. The accident occurred at about 11:15 p.m. on Montauk Highway in Quogue. A Nissan Maxima traveling west with one person aboard left its lane and slammed into an eastbound Toyota Prius with five people inside. A resident nearby tells Newsday the accident sounded like “a train was hitting a bus.” Police say four people were pronounced dead at the scene and one person died at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital. The accident is under investigation and the victims hadn’t been identified.
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