GREAT RIVER, LONG ISLAND – Authorities said one person was killed and another was critically injured when their vehicle was involved in a crash on Long Island early Friday morning.
According to a report by Long Island.com, the incident took place on Great River Road in the hamlet of Great River.
Suffolk County Police said the driver of a 1998 Jeep was going south on Green River Road near Montauk Highway when the vehicle collided with a utility pole. The two occupants of the Jeep were ejected from the vehicle.
A woman riding as a passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. She was identified as 25-year-old NeriBeth Medina-Mas of Brentwood.
The driver was transported to South Shore University Hospital in Bay Shore, where he was listed in critical but stable condition. Police said he was a 37-year-old man from Bay Shore.
Police are investigating the wreck, and asked anyone with further information to contact detectives with the Third Squad.
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