- Associated Press - Sunday, December 14, 2014

HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Police say a passenger riding in a taxi was killed in an auto accident on Long Island.

The taxi was traveling on Nicolls Road in Holtsville just before noon Sunday when it collided with another vehicle and overturned, ejecting the passenger.

Suffolk County police say the man was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name was not immediately released.

The taxi driver was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.

Police are still investigating the cause of the accident.

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