Driver Killed in Commack Crash

A driver was killed Thursday morning in a crash on Motor Parkway in Commack.

Suffolk police said the man was southbound on Motor Parkway, near Shinbone Lane,
when he failed to negotiate curve and the vehicle struck a utility pole and crashed into a wooded area at approximately 4 a.m.

There were no known witnesses; a passing motorist notified the police of the crash about  8 a.m.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner. The man’s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452.

Correcting: The vehicle was not a motorcycle as this story originally said.


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