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MINOR ACCIDENT BECOMES FATAL.... DWI DRIVER ARRESTED

By CHRIS SABELLA, Senior Correspondent | September 08, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 090821114

SAYVILLE NY...FIREFIGHTERS WERE ACTIVATE FOR MVA ON EASTBOUND SUNRISE HWY JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT ON WEDNESDAY MORNING BETWEEN EXIT 49-50 . THE DRIVER LOST CONTROL OF TOYOTA HITTING THE CENTER MEDIAN THAN CROSSING ALL LANES OF TRAFFIC STRIKING AND BOUNCING OFF A GUARDRAIL ON THE SIDE OF THE ROADWAY THE CAR ENDED UP IN THE MIDDLE LANE FACEING NORTHBOUND . THE PASSENGER EXITED THE CAR JUST BEFORE A DRIVER OF A JEEP DRIVER TRAVELING EAST BOUND COLLIDED INTO THE CAR HITTING THE DRIVERSIDE KILLING THE DRIVER OF THE DISABLED CAR SEND THE CAR INTO THE FEMALE PASSENGER WHO WAS JUST OUTSIDE THE CAR. THE FEMALE PASSENGER WAS AIRLIFTED TO A LEVEL 1 HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION .SAVYVILLE FIRE DEPT SECURED THE SCENE AND THE LANDING ZONE ON SUNRISE HWY JUST EAST OF THE ACCIDENT. SAYVILLE COMMUNITY AMBULANCE TRANSPORTED THE DRIVER OF THE JEEP AFTER IS FIELD SOBRITY TEST TO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL WITH MINOR INJURIES AND HAND CUFFED AND UNDER ARREST FOR DWI.SCPD 5TH SQUAD AND CRIME SCENE RESPONDED CLOSEING SUNRISE HWY FOR A 6 HR INVESTIGATION

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