On Saturday, June 20, 2020, at approximately 8:41 pm, the State Police received a call for a two-vehicle crash on the Northern State Parkway eastbound west of Veterans Highway, in the town of Smithtown, Suffolk County. Gerald Ramsaran, 49 years-old of Queens, NY, was driving a 2020 GMC when he struck the driver’s side rear of a 2017 Chevrolet driven by Metin Takil, 61 years-old of Smithtown, NY. After striking the Chevrolet, Ramsaran lost control of his vehicle striking a tree. Ramsaran was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the Chevrolet was uninjured.
The State Police is asking for anyone with information regarding this crash to call (631) 756-3300.