Julio Aceituno-Perez sat with his wife, Gladys, on the morning of Sept. 13 in their Flanders home. They had celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary in July and were planning an October vacation to Las Vegas. They were also hoping to buy a second home in Florida one day soon. READ
Update Sept. 20: Stony Brook University Hospital officials confirmed Tuesday that Augustine Cotejay is listed in fair condition.
For the second time in 16 months, a vehicle slammed into the Route 58 Pizza Hut in Riverhead near the traffic circle. READ
Update, 2:20 p.m: A Stony Brook University Hospital spokesman said Daniel Turano is listed in fair condition as of 2 p.m.
Original Story: A Wading River man suffered serious head and back injuries in a crash early Saturday morning that involved a drunken driver, Riverhead Town police said. READ
A pedestrian crossing Route 58 near Ostrander Avenue was struck by a GMC pickup truck heading westbound and suffered “serious” but not life-threatening injuries, according to Riverhead police Sgt. Harry Hill. READ
A two-car accident on Flanders Road near the Valero gas station resulted in a downed utility pole that was left leaning on electrical wires Monday morning in Riverside. READ
UPDATE (7:15 p.m.): State police have charged the driver who struck two pedestrians on Sunrise Highway this morning with driving while ability impaired by drugs. READ
The driver of a Ford Escape escaped serious injury after her vehicle overturned on Main Road in Aquebogue Tuesday afternoon, Riverhead Town police at the scene said. READ