Cops: Hauppauge man dies in motorcycle crash

Authorities at the scene of a fatal crash

Authorities at the scene of a fatal crash between a motorcycle operator and the driver of a van on Lincoln Boulevard in Hauppauge. (July 4, 2013) (Credit: James Carbone)

A motorcyclist was killed and his passenger seriously injured in a crash in Hauppauge Thursday morning, Suffolk County police said.

Robert Wesolowski, 40, of Hauppauge was riding a 2012 Kawasaki motorcycle west on Express Drive North at 5:30 a.m. when police said his motorcycle struck a 1994 Nissan Quest traveling north on Lincoln Boulevard.

Wesolowski was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, a woman whom police did not identify, was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, where police said she was listed in serious condition.

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The driver of the Nissan, Boanerge Arias, 25, of Central Islip, was not injured but was cited for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, police said. His wife, Rosa Servellon, who had been a passenger in the Nissan, was taken to Southside Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Both vehicles were impounded for a safety inspection.

Police said the investigation is continuing and ask anyone with information about this case to call the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-220-TIPS.

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