EAST ELMHURST, Queens (WABC) -- A passenger of a stolen car died after the driver crashed into a tree in New York City.
The incident happened Tuesday in the East Elmhurst section of Queens.
Police say the driver of an Acura MDX crashed into a tree at Ditmars Boulevard and 94th Street just after 9:15 a.m.
The male passenger died at the hospital.
The 26-year-old driver is in custody with charges pending, authorities say.