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Vehicle Hits Pole and Flips in Mastic Beach, Injuring Three

By JOHN WALTHERS, Senior Correspondent | August 16, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 081621115

MASTIC BEACH, NY – On Tuesday, August 10th just before 3:30 P.M., the Mastic Beach Fire Department and Ambulance Company were activated for a report of a motor vehicle crash near St. Andrews Church on West Riviera Dr., off Neighborhood Road. According to police, a 2015 Dodge Dart had struck a utility pole and flipped over on West Riviera. Firefighters assisted at the scene while EMS personnel treated at least three people who were in the vehicle, who were then transported to a local hospital. According to police, the injuries were not considered life-threatening. Suffolk Police 7th Precinct officers closed the road in the area while investigators from the crime scene unit went over the scene. No further details about the incident were available.

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