Fatal Accident Investigation


Major David C. Candelaria

Troop L Commander



The NY State Police is currently investigating a single vehicle collision on the Northern State Parkway in the Town of Oyster Bay.  The vehicle was eastbound on the Northern State Parkway at 10:55 AM, when the operator drove off the roadway and struck the bridge at Cantiague Rock Road.  The operator was the only occupant in the vehicle.  He was removed from the vehicle by troopers and was taken to Nassau University Medical Center(NUMC) with serious injuries.  The driver was later pronounced deceased at NUMC.  The identity of the operator, as well as the type of vehicle, will not be released until next of kin is notified.

The State Police ask any witnesses to this incident to call (631) 756-3300.  All calls will remain confidential.