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Quad Rider Dies After Crash in Ronkonkoma

By CHRIS SABELLA, Senior Correspondent | February 26, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 030321109

Ronkonkoma, NY - On February 26th at approximately 8:00 P.M., a woman was driving a 2017 Chevrolet Cruz westbound on Marconi Avenue when her vehicle was struck at the intersection of Lakeland Avenue by a northbound Honda 300EX quad. Lakeland firefighters responded and found a 21-year-old male in traumatic arrest from the crash. SCPD escorted the ambulance and the quad rider, who was from Bohemia, to Long Island Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His 19-year-old brother, also from Bohemia, was riding next to his brother but was able to avoid crashing his quad. SCPD 5th Squad and crime scene investigators are investigating the crash.

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