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.
Confusion over the address of Sherri Ross’s home may have cost rescuers critical time in getting to her 51-year-old husband, who suffered a fatal heart attack.
It was a very disturbing scene. The man’s wheelchair was mangled, his shoes were thrown, and debris was all over the road.
AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (CBS 2/AP) – Firefighters from seven Long Island departments battled a fast-moving fire along a row of stores in Amityville. There were no reports of injuries. The fire was reported at […]