01 May 2021

Major George J. Mohl
Troop L Commander





Malibu operator: Saybien K. Barron, age 21, of Hempstead, NY

Malibu passenger: Latrell K. Adams, age 21, of Selden, NY

Jeep operator (deceased): Terry H. Rivens, age 55, of Jamaica, NY


On May 1, 2021, at approximately 2:37 am, State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on the Southern State Parkway west of exit 17S. A preliminary investigation has determined a 2015 Jeep was traveling westbound when a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu, also traveling westbound, rear-ended the Jeep. The impact caused the Jeep to roll over and come to rest in the westbound lanes. The driver and sole occupant of the Jeep died at the scene. The operator and passenger of the Malibu were transported to NYU Winthrop Hospital for medical treatment. 

The investigation into the crash is ongoing. 

The identities of those involved in the crash are not being released at this time pending next of kin notifications. 

Anyone with information please call State Police at 631-756-3300

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