05/30/15 12:19pm
05/30/2015 12:19 PM
The driver of this overturned vehicle on Route 25 escaped serious harm Saturday afternoon. (Credit: Paul Squire)

The driver of this overturned vehicle on Main Road escaped serious harm late Saturday morning. (Credit: Paul Squire)

A driver barreled through a row of potted plants at a Main Road nursery in Aquebogue Saturday morning before crashing into a tree and flipping his SUV, Riverhead Town police said.

The man walked away with only a cut on his hand, police said. No one else was hurt in the crash, said Sgt. Thomas Lessard.  (more…)

04/27/15 3:32pm
04/27/2015 3:32 PM
Fire crews battled a brush fire at Calverton Shooting Range Monday. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Fire crews battle a brush fire at Calverton Shooting Range Monday. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

The Brookhaven Town Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of a brush fire that spanned several acres behind the Calverton Shooting Range, according to Kevin Brooks, first assistant chief of the Riverhead Fire Department. (more…)

04/11/15 5:13pm
04/11/2015 5:13 PM
A Hampton Bays firetruck on the scene of Saturday's brush fire. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

A Hampton Bays firetruck on the scene of Saturday’s brush fire. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Firefighters battled a brush fire approximately nine acres wide for nearly two hours Saturday afternoon in Flanders, according to Flanders Fire Chief Joe Joe Pettit.

No injuries were reported and firefighters had the fire under control by around 4:45 p.m. (more…)