Cops: Motorcyclist crash-lands on Shirley lawn

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A motorcyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital early Thursday with a fractured arm after he struck a curb, was ejected and wound up on the front lawn of a home in Shirley, police said.

Andrew Figueroa, 41, of Mastic Beach, was in stable condition with a compound fracture to his upper left arm, Suffolk County police said.

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Police said Figueroa was riding his 2007 Yamaha eastbound on Beacon Street just after midnight when he lost control, struck the curb -- and was ejected from the bike.

Police said no criminal charges were filed.

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