Cops: Man at hospital after report of fall from overpass

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The Suffolk County police Aviation Unit transported a man to a nearby hospital Tuesday after he was reported to have fallen from an overpass above the Southern State Parkway in West Babylon, a police spokeswoman said.

Police had few details but the spokeswoman said a police helicopter took the man to Stony Brook University Hospital.

A 911 call for a man falling from the overpass at Belmont Avenue, Exit 37, came in at 10:13 a.m., the spokeswoman said.

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The state's Department of Transportation website reported one westbound lane of the parkway closed at Belmont Avenue because of an unknown accident.

The lane was reopened to traffic at 10:49 a.m., the DOT site said.

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