Shortly after dusk Nov. 5, Daniel Flammia left Gala Fresh Farms in Riverhead after grocery shopping and began to walk home, a familiar ritual for the longtime resident. He had never driven a car.
His sister-in-law, Ellen Flammia, had cautioned him against walking at night. READ
A pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash after he was struck by a sport utility vehicle in Riverside, Southampton police said.
Like any cautious parent, Shawn Lopez had reservations about his son’s decision to ride a motorcycle. Growing up, Lee Lopez had driven dirt bikes and four-wheelers before transitioning to motorcycles.
“I didn’t want him to do that on Long Island,” Mr. Lopez said. READ
Riverhead Town police are investigating a hit-and-run late Friday night that injured a motorcyclist in Calverton, according to a press release. READ
An unlicensed Baiting Hollow man was arrested Saturday in connection with a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in Shirley Thursday, Suffolk County police said. (more…)