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Cops: SWR grad killed in single-car crash in Rocky Point

A 24-year-old Shoreham man was killed in a single-car crash on Route 25A in Rocky Point early Monday morning, according to Suffolk County police.

Nicholas Mistretta was driving a 2009 Ford Focus eastbound on Route 25A bypass, east of Broadway, when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree at approximately 3:45 a.m., police said. Mr. Mistretta, who was born in December 1993 and was a 2012 graduate of Shoreham-Wading River High School, was alone in the vehicle, police said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s office, police said.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the crash to call the Seventh Squad at 631-852-8752.