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Driver dies in Sunrise Highway crash, Suffolk police say

A 57-year-old driver was killed in a one-car accident on a ramp to eastbound Sunrise Highway in Patchogue on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, Suffolk County police said. Credit: James Carbone

A Patchogue man was killed Tuesday morning in a one-car accident on a ramp to Sunrise Highway in Patchogue, Suffolk County police said.

Stanley Gravatt Jr., 57, was on the entrance ramp to eastbound Sunrise Highway at Exit 54 at 8:25 a.m. when he lost control of his 2013 Chevrolet and overturned, police said.

The ramp was closed, the state Department of Transportation said in an alert at 9:40 a.m., but it had reopened by midday.

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