Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a fatal auto accident involving a motorcycle that occurred on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 6:31 pm in Glen Cove.
According to detectives, while heading westbound on Sea Cliff Avenue operating a 2005 Suzuki motorcycle, a 23 year old male was involved in a collision with a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee traveling eastbound and making a left turn into a parking lot at 36 Sea Cliff Avenue. As a result of the collision the motorcyclist was ejected, suffered multiple trauma injuries, was transported to an area hospital and was later pronounced deceased by a staff physician.
The male operator of the Jeep, 67, was not injured.
Both vehicles were impounded for brake and safety checks.
The investigation is ongoing and the name of the victim is being withheld at this time.
Details: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Squad 10/17/17/0310/8688
The above motorcyclist has been identified as being Withman O. Stone, 23 of Glen Cove.
Details by: Det. Malone/Homicide Squad 10/17/17/1700/8348