The Homicide Squad reports the details of a fatal auto accident that occurred on Friday, June 12, 2015 at 11:07 p.m. in Plainview.
According to detectives, Robert M. Stawkowski, 54 of 10 Crest Hill Court Huntington was operating a 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycle, with a female passenger, 41 northbound on Woodbury Road. As the motorcycle approached the intersection at East Court a Toyota operated by a male, 21 turned onto Woodbury Road to head northbound. The motorcycle was unable to avoid colliding with the rear of the vehicle. Mr. Stawkowski was pronounced deceased at the scene and his passenger was transported to a local hospital for treatment of her injuries. There were no other injuries reported. Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety examinations. There appears to be no criminality at this time.