One Driver Arrested, Another Flees The Scene Following Sunrise Highway Collision
NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — One driver was arrested and another fled the scene following a crash on the Sunrise Highway in Mastic, Suffolk County police said.
Richard Vorraro Jr. was driving his 2013 BMW eastbound when he collided with a blue pickup truck around 2:40 a.m. The driver of the truck fled the scene in his vehicle, police said.
Vorraro was transported to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue with non-life-threatening injuries to the head and ribs. The 36-year-old was charged with DWI and will be arraigned at a later date.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding the crash or the vehicle that fled the scene has been asked to contact the Seventh Squad at 631-852-8752 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.
You May Also Be Interested In These Stories
- Woman Fatally Stabbed In Brooklyn
- Wyandanch Man, Eric Meade, Dead After Being Shot In Head
- Police: Suspect Who Gunned Down 2 NYPD Officers Told Passersby To Watch
- President Obama, Family Of Michael Brown Condemn Killing Of Two NYPD Officers In Brooklyn