Motorcyclist killed in Patchogue crash

Police said Michael Frustaci, 27, of Holbrook, was

Police said Michael Frustaci, 27, of Holbrook, was driving a 2014 Yamaha east on Sunrise Highway at the North Ocean Avenue exit in Patchogue when he lost control of the motorcycle and rear-ended a 2014 Toyota minivan at about 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. Frustaci was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital by a police helicopter and later died of his injuries. (Credit: James Carbone)

A motorcyclist was killed in Patchogue Tuesday after he lost control and crashed into a minivan, Suffolk police said.

Police said Michael Frustaci of Holbrook was driving a 2014 Yamaha east on Sunrise Highway at the North Ocean Avenue exit when he lost control of the motorcycle and rear-ended a 2014 Toyota minivan at about 3:40 p.m.

Frustaci, 27, was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital by a police helicopter, and later died of his injuries. The woman driving the Toyota was not injured, police said.


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Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks, police said. The investigation is ongoing.

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