EAST QUOGUE, NY – A driver heading east on the westbound Sunrise Highway in East Quogue caused a fatal head on collision yesterday. Authorities have not released the name of the wrong-way driver, but did report that he was rushed to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The victim, identified as Michelle Navas of Hicksville, was travelling westward in a 2008 Toyota Camry when she was struck by the wrong way driver’s 2004 Mercedes Benz. Navas was killed instantly in the collision.
State police are continuing to investigate the crash. The Long Island car accident attorneys of Finz & Finz, P.C., will continue to monitor this story for any updates.
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