SUV crashes into police vehicle and house, sparking fire on LI: police

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NORTH BABYLON, N.Y. — Police on Long Island say a man ran a stop sign before crashing a sport utility vehicle into a police car and a house that caught fire in North Babylon.

It happened before 2 p.m. Friday. Suffolk County police arrested the driver, DaSean Player, and a passenger, Steven Glover, who authorities say spit at a police officer while stating he had COVID-19.

Police say Player crashed a 2020 Nissan Pathfinder into a police vehicle and veered into a house that caught fire.

It was not clear whether the men had attorneys who could comment on the charges.

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