Ice cream truck overturns in Holbrook, driver uninjured

An ice cream truck overturned on Patchogue-Holbrook Road

An ice cream truck overturned on Patchogue-Holbrook Road near Richard Place about 3:35 p.m. July 10, 2013. (Credit: James Carbone)

An ice cream truck in Holbrook trying to evade a motorist passing on the left, veered to the right, struck a mailbox and flipped on its side about 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, Suffolk police said.

The 53-year-old driver was not injured, police said, and there was no apparent criminality relating to the accident.

Some food and beverages spilled out on Patchogue-Holbrook Road near Richard Place in Holbrook, police said, but the debris was cleaned up quickly.


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An earlier version of this story had an incorrect location of the accident.

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