St. Albans woman indicted in fatal 2021 collision on Van Wyck Expressway in South Ozone Park: DA


A St.Albans woman was arraigned in Queens Supreme Court Aug. 3 on an indictment charging her with manslaughter, assault and leaving the scene in connection with a high-speed collision on the Van Wyck Expressway in South Ozone Park that killed a passenger in another vehicle and seriously injured the driver in 2021.

Semone Douglass, 30, of 115th Avenue, surrendered at the 113th Precinct on Thursday morning, Aug. 3, and hours later she stood before Queens Supreme Court Justice Nestor Diaz and was criminally charged in an 11-count indictment with manslaughter in the second degree, two counts of assault in the second degree, three counts of leaving the scene of an incident without reporting, criminally negligent homicide, two counts of assault in the third degree, reckless driving and driving in excess of the maximum speed limit.