The Amityville Fire Department and North Amityville Fire Company responded to an MVA at Locust Drive and Broadway. The driver of a sedan lost control and struck a utility pole snapping it and causing the vehicle to overturn. The vehicle came to rest after it hit another pole where the driver somehow exited and fled the scene. Amityville Heavy Rescue 1-1-15, and North Amityville Heavy Rescue 1-7-5 put multiple tools into operation to check if the there was anyone else in the car, which was found to be empty. Police were searching for the driver.

– Fire News photo by Paul Mazza