Photo credit: Paul Mazza | The Lindenhurst Fire Department responds to a car accident Saturday morning at Sunrise Highway and Straight Path in Lindenhurst after a van struck a pole in front of a store after being hit by a box truck. The driver of the van was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. (May 11, 2013)
The driver of the box truck, which was a yellow Penske rental vehicle, was a 40-year-old man from East Moriches. He was not injured, but was issued two summonses, including one for running a red light, police said.