The East Farmingdale Fire Company was alerted for an MVA with reported entrapment on Route 110 at Route 109. Chief of Department Welliver arrived first and had a single-vehicle accident involving a sports sedan. The vehicle was traveling eastbound on Route 109 and exited onto the southbound ramp of Route 110 and crashed head on into the cement divider. The driver of the vehicle was trapped; the crew from 1-5-4 and Suffolk County Police ESU extracted the driver in about 15 minutes. The front passenger was pronounced dead at the scene and three passengers in the back were also injured, two seriously. The driver was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital by Suffolk County Police helicopter. The other passengers were taken to Nassau University Medical Center and Good Samaritan Hospital by 1-5-8, 1-5-10, West Babylon Ambulance 1-9-7 and Farmingdale Ambulance 9299.
– Fire News photo by Paul Mazza