COLLISION INVESTIGATION – At 10:15 p.m. on Nov. 15, police responded to a motor vehicle accident on the Cross Island Parkway, in the vicinity of exit 26. Upon arrival, police observed the victim, a 49-year-old Hispanic male, unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to the head and body.
EMS responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene. Police investigation determined that the victim was operating a 2005 silver Toyota Corolla and, while traveling northbound, struck the right side guard rail, causing the vehicle to flip over and eject the operator from his vehicle.
The investigation is ongoing.