Southold Town police have closed Route 48 between Alvahs Lane and Cox Lane Thursday morning in Cutchogue as part of a follow-up investigation into the fatal limousine accident July 18.
Police Chief Martin Flatley confirmed the closure was related to the investigation. The cross-streets were also closed off to traffic, which started around 9 a.m.
Investigators had a limousine and white pick-up truck positioned at the scene of the accident on Depot Lane replicating the two vehicles involved in the crash. A third vehicle was positioned as if making a left-hand turn from Route 48 onto Depot Lane.
The road reopened shortly after noon.
(Photo credit: Investigators at the Depot Lane intersection with Route 48 Thursday morning. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister)