The Third Squad reports the details of a fatal vehicular accident that occurred on Saturday, October 01, 2016 at 4:45 a.m. in Westbury.
According to detectives, Michael M. Deveny, 33 of Massapequa was driving a 1998 Nissan Altima eastbound on School Street when he lost control of the vehicle striking a utility pole. The vehicle continued east where it struck a tree and a stop sign before coming to rest at the corner of School Street and Madison Street. Deveny was ejected from the vehicle and suffered a fatal injury. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by a Nassau County Police Paramedic. Three passengers in the vehicle at the time of the accident were extracted by Emergency Service Unit officers and Westbury Fire Department personnel. The front passenger was a male 35, and the rear seat passengers were a female and male both 22 years of age. All three were transported to area hospitals for treatment for non-life threatening injuries.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.