Centereach, NY – Teen Arrested in Deadly Crash on Middle Country Rd

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Centereach, NY - Teen Arrested in Deadly Crash on Middle Country Rd

Centereach, NY (May 5, 2024) – A teen driver was arrested after a deadly hit-and-run crash in the Centereach area on Saturday, May 4. The accident was reported on Middle Country Road late that evening. It was later revealed that a 16-year-old driving a stolen Land Rover crashed into the back of a sedan. 

The driver fled the scene without rendering aid to the involved parties. The driver of the sedan, a 73-year-old Cetereach woman, was transported to a local hospital where she was later pronounced dead. A 50-year-old man traveling in the sedan was seriously injured. The teen driver was not hurt, and he fled the scene on foot before quickly being taken into custody. He is currently facing multiple charges related to the incident. No further information on the deadly accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery. 

Deadly Car Crashes in New York

Centereach, NY - Teen Arrested in Deadly Crash on Middle Country RdYou could easily sustain injuries in a car accident that alter the course of your entire life. Over 40 thousand people lose their lives and over two million suffer permanent injuries in auto accidents in the United States each year, with over six million reported car accidents on average. New York continues to be the leading state in the nation for car accident-related fatalities and catastrophic injuries. According to data, there were more than 100,508 car crashes in New York City in 2022, with approximately 38 percent of these crashes ending in fatalities. With the assistance of an experienced attorney, you might be able to pursue a wrongful death claim if a loved one dies in a sudden car accident.

Dealing with the aftermath of a fatal crash is never easy. It is important that you are able to pursue a strong wrongful death claim with the help of a qualiifed Centereach wrongful death lawyer. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635. 

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