Fundraiser set for Suffolk County Transit bus driver in Greenport

A fundraiser has been set for the Suffolk County Transit bus driver severely injured in a fatal Greenport crash last September.

Luis Garncia, a 50-year-old married Hampton Bays man with four children, has had two leg surgeries and is expected to undergo additional surgeries. He has worked for Sunrise Coach/Twinforks Bus Company since 2006.

The fundraiser is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 15, between 2 and 6 p.m. at Deepwater Bar & Grill in Greenport.

For more information and to purchase tickets, call Peggy Beach at 516-909-1883 or Irene of Sunrise Bus at 631-477-1283.