Driver arrested for Long Island hit-and-run that killed college student
LEVITTOWN, Long Island — Nassau County police have made an arrest in the Levittown hit-and-run that killed an 18-year-old girl in November, police announced Sunday. Daniel Coppolo of Deer Park, 31, has been arrested in connection to the death of Taranjit Parmar. The two got into a minor fender bender on the Hempstead Turnpike on Nov. 11 just before 5 p.m. When Parmar exited her vehicle to exchange information with Coppolo, he allegedly struck her with his red pickup truck, dragging her 25 to 50 feet, and drove away.