1 dead after car crashes into house on LI

Car careens into house on Long Island killing one person.

March 18, 2010 6:23:28 AM PDT
A car careened into a house in Garden City Park, killing one person and injuring two others. Police say the driver of the car lost control on Fifth Avenue just after 2:30 a.m.

The car, with Florida license plates, careened into the front of a house, crashing into the basement.

Officials say one person in the car was pronounced dead.

Two others were rushed to Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola with injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Neighbors say cars frequently speed on the quiet street.