Major David C. Candelaria
Troop L Commander
The New York State Police are investigating a two-vehicle fatal collision which occurred last night at 9:43 P.M. on the Southern State Parkway westbound, west of Exit 33 (ST-109). Preliminary investigation revealed that a collision occurred when a 2013 Suzuki motorcycle collided with the rear of a 2011 GMC Terrain. The operator of the motorcycle, Christopher Helstowski, 40 years old, of West Babylon, was ejected from his motorcycle. He was transported to Nassau University Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. The operator of the GMC did not sustain any injuries.?
The investigation is ongoing and the State Police are requesting anyone who may have information concerning this incident to call (631) 756-3300.