UPDATE, July 24: A Mattituck man crashed into a Florida woman last Wednesday when he was trying to make a left turn from the westbound lane of Route 48 onto Mill Lane in Mattituck, but failed to yield to the right of way of the woman who was going eastbound on Route 48, the report states.
The man said there were large construction barrels and heavy dust from road work, so he did not see the woman coming, causing him to strike the rear passenger side, according to Southold Town Police.
Two people were being airlifted following a two-car crash in Mattituck Wednesday afternoon, according to the Mattituck Fire Department.
Their conditions are not clear.
One person died and another was arrested following a head-on collision that shut down Route 48 in Greenport for several hours Sunday, according to Southold Town police press release. READ
A motorist struck a Southold Town Police vehicle that was escorting a funeral procession on Northville Turnpike in Riverhead around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
A Southold police officer is being credited with helping to bring a driver to safety following a fiery crash on Route 25 in East Marion late Monday night. READ
A 23-year-old Shoreham man suffered non-life threatening injuries Sunday morning in Orient after his motorcycle crashed as he attempted to pass a pickup truck but ended up colliding with it, Southold Town police said. READ
A Mattituck man was seriously injured after he was struck by an SUV crossing Main Road in Mattituck, Southold Town police said. READ
A 65-year-old Greenport bicyclist who was hospitalized after she was hit by a police vehicle has filed a notice of claim against Southold Town, its police department and the officer involved in the crash. READ
A 27-year-old Greenport man was charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle crash after he caused a crash with a motorcycle shortly after midnight Friday, Southold Town police said. READ
An elderly man was hospitalized with minor injuries after he drove into a parked Southold Town police car in Cutchogue Friday morning, authorities at the scene said. READ
Three people were sent to the hospital Sunday after they were involved in a car accident at the same intersection of last summer’s tragic limo crash in Cutchogue, according to a press release.