NANUET, N.Y. June 6 2012 (AP) — Authorities say a New York City police officer has been killed in a crash on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.
State Police say Esther Sanzo was driving south near exit 8 in Clarkstown early Sunday when she struck a guard rail in the center median and was thrown from the SUV.
The NYPD says Sanzo joined the force in 1997 and was assigned to the Bronx.
According to The Journal News (http://lohud.us/M4yoDs ), Sanzo and her husband, NYPD Lt. Michael B. Holmes, had residences in Manhattan and suburban Nanuet (nahn-yoo-EHT’).
Her father, Graziano Sanzo, is a minister at Church of Our Savior in Yonkers.