Police are searching for four people who fled a crash scene Sunday night in North Babylon, hopping into another vehicle and driving off.
Suffolk County police said the incident occurred on Phelps Lane at about 9:10 p.m.
The four were all traveling in a dark-colored SUV that crashed into a tree, causing heavy damage to the left front-end of the vehicle. Following the crash, police said, witnesses told them four people fled the SUV and jumped into a car — fleeing the scene.
Additional details were not immediately available.
The SUV was impounded, police said.