Peter Torrillo was arrested Monday for the Nov. 2 incident on Montauk Highway in Eastport and has been charged with leaving the scene of a fatal incident and leaving the scene of a serious injury incident.
Erika Strebel, 27, was standing next to her Jeep, which had run out of gas, on the shoulder of Montauk Highway around 9 p.m. Saturday when she was struck.
A woman was killed, and a man was injured, in a hit-and-run crash on Long Island this weekend.
Investigators said Thomas Herman, 46, slammed into five cars on Montauk Highway on Jan. 13 before crashing head-on with a car, killing the driver and critically injuring the passenger.
Officers located Taylor in Blue Point as she ran from her car with her 8-year-old child and two grandchildren, ages 4 and 6, police said.
They’re called “man’s best friend” for a reason.
Motorists are beginning to wonder how safe they will be if a hurricane strikes Long Island’s East End. They have this fear because for nearly seven staggering hours during Tuesday’s storm, the only roads out were clogged and closed.
Michael Grasing, 31, of Babylon, had a blood-alcohol reading nearly four times the legal limit of 0.08 in the June 24 crash on Montauk Highway in Lindenhurst, prosecutors said.
The incident began when an officer tried to pull over the alleged stolen Maxima for a traffic violation around 3:40 a.m. Tuesday on Montauk Highway in Bay Shore, police said.
Michael Grasing’s blood alcohol level was .30 about 90 minutes after slammed into a car driven by 18-year-old Brittney Walsh on Montauk Highway around 10:25 p.m. Sunday, investigators said.
Michael Grasing was driving westbound on Montauk Highway when he rear-ended Brittney Walsh’s car causing it to overturn and strike a utility pole, Suffolk County police said.
Officials are investigating two separate fires Friday in Wainscott and Commack that left two people dead.
The Powerball lottery had just one winning ticket in Wednesday night’s drawing, worth $202 million, and 20 employees of the Costco in Melville will share in the lucrative prize.
Authorities charged Derek Diskin after an incident in which they found him creating a disturbance on Montauk Highway in Mastic.
Officials on Long Island say they’ll be conducting an investigation into a propane gas leak that forced the evacuation of 900 homes.