A Rockville Centre woman was arrested Sunday in a fatal crash after her car slammed into a parked truck on a Rockville Centre Street and police said she was drunk behind the wheel, according to a Nassau County police news release.
Asya Ulmer, 21, of 512 Clinton Ave., is due to be arraigned Sept. 16 on charges of second-degree vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence.
According to police, Ulmer was drunk behind the wheel of her 2000 BMW as she drove along N. Center Avenue in Rockville Centre just before 6 a.m. on Sunday. As she approached Meehan Street, Ulmer slammed into the back of a parked tractor trailer, said cops.
The collision killed her passenger, 21-year-old Jennifer Alexis of Bayside, Queens.
Investigators said Ulmer was taken to South Nassau Communities Hospital after complaining about pain from the crash. She was arrested after being escorted to the hospital by Rockville Centre Police.
Ulmer will appear for arraignment at First District Court in Hempstead.