17 June 2021

 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major George J. Mohl
Troop L Commander
 

 


 

PRESS RELEASE

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The operator, David Torres, 45 years-old of Hempstead, NY, was driving a 2003 Kawasaki motorcycle when he struck the rear of a 2019 Jeep and was ejected from the motorcycle.  Torres was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital where he died from his injuries.

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On Thursday, June 17, 2021, at approximately 5:15pm, there was a call for a motor vehicle collision on the Southern State Parkway westbound in the area of exit 31 in the town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County.

A collision involving 2 motorcycles and 2 vehicles on the Southern State Parkway westbound near exit 31 left one motorcyclist dead and one injured.  The drivers of the other two vehicles involved were not injured.

The collision is still under investigation and the State Police is asking for any witnesses or anyone with information to call (631) 756-3300.

All updates will be made on this website.


 

 

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