TODAY'S PAPER
Overcast 50° Good Morning
Overcast 50° Good Morning
Long IslandSuffolk

Police: West Babylon man critically injured in single-car crash

A West Babylon man, 24, was critically injured

A West Babylon man, 24, was critically injured after being "partially ejected" in a one-car accident on Montauk Highway early Tuesday morning, Aug. 4, 2015, in Bay Shore, police said. Photo Credit: Paul Mazza

A West Babylon man, 24, was critically injured after being "partially ejected" in a one-car accident on Montauk Highway early Tuesday morning in Bay Shore, police said.

The crash occurred on westbound Montauk near the intersection of Gardiner Drive at 12:33 a.m., Suffolk police said.

Police said the car, a 2008 Ford sedan, left the road, crashed into a wooded area and struck a fence, partially ejecting driver James Kennedy. He was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore via Bay Shore-Brightwaters Rescue Ambulance.

Police said he is in critical condition.

The vehicle has been impounded for a safety check and police are asking anyone with information about the crash to call Third Squad detectives at 631-854-8352.

Latest Long Island News

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to Newsday is free for Optimum customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE