NASSAU COUNTY, NY. (THECOUNT) — Amanda Arguinzoni and Kurtis Caesar, both of West Hempstead, New York, have been identified as the victims in a Thursday double-fatal vehicle crash in Nassau County.

Arguinzoni, 17, and 19-year-old Caesar, were both killed while traveling as passengers in a vehicle crash involving a commercial truck early Thursday near West Hempstead.


According to reports, a BMW X3 was traveling on Westminster Road near Oak Street in West Hempstead, when the vehicle came into contact with a parked commercial truck around 1 a.m. Thursday.

Caesar and Arguinzoni, who were both ejected from the BMW during the crash, were pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The 18-year-old female driver, who was not identified, was seriously injured in the crash and transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Nassau County is located in the U.S. state of New York. At the time of the 2010 census, the county’s population was 1,339,532, estimated to have increased to 1,356,924 in 2019. The county seat is Mineola and the largest town is Hempstead – Wikipedia.