Several hurt when car rolls down embankment on Long Island

April 1, 2013 3:37:18 AM PDT
Several people were injured when a car careened down an embankment in North Merrick early Monday.

Police say the driver lost control and crashed off Merrick Avenue, near exit 24 of the Southern State Parkway, just after 4:30 a.m.

Several occupants of the vehicle were being treated for various injuries.

The Southern State Parkway was partially closed through the area for the investigation.