23 January 2020
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major David C. Candelaria
Troop L Commander
***** UPDATE *****
The operators and vehicles are identified as the following:
Jaylen Kelly, 19 of Islip Terrace, NY was the operator of a 2002 Toyota Corolla and was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital and succumbed to his injuries.
Idalecio Coelho, 47 of Farmingville, NY, was the operator of a 2004 Ford F-150 and was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital and was hospitalized with internal injuries.
Kristin Kostik, 35 of Sayville, NY, was the operator of a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee and was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital and was released.
On Thursday January 23, 2020 at approximately 6:40 A.M. there was a report of a three-car collision on the Robert Moses Causeway bridge. As result of the crash there was one fatality. The investigation is ongoing at this time and all southbound lanes of the Robert Moses Causeway have re-opened.