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Teens killed in Melville crash

Left: Ray Vega, 18, of Huntington Station, seen

Left: Ray Vega, 18, of Huntington Station, seen as a sophomore in a 2011 Huntington High School yearbook photo. Right: Carmen Rivera-Gotay as seen as a freshman in the 2011 Huntington High School yearbook. Both died when Vega clipped another car, lost control of the car he was driving and struck a tree, police said. (June 29, 2013) Photo Credit: Handout

Two teenagers from Huntington Station were killed Saturday morning when their car collided with another vehicle on Walt Whitman Road in Melville, Suffolk police said. The driver and passenger in the second vehicle were not injured, police said

A large rock is painted with candles and
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

A large rock is painted with candles and flowers at the base behind Huntington High School as friends and family mourn Carmen Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at Huntington High school, who was killed in a car crash early Saturday morning in Melville along with the driver of the car, Ray Vega, who just graduated from Huntington High School. (June 29, 2013)

Jamie Wildner, left, 19, of Amityville, childhood friend
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Jamie Wildner, left, 19, of Amityville, childhood friend of Carmen Rivera-Gotay, receives a hug from her mother, Tara, at the crash site as friends and family mourn Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at Huntington High school, who was killed in a car crash early Saturday morning. in Melville along with the driver of the car. (June 29, 2013)

Raymond Seise and Matthew Seise, 34, neighbors of
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Raymond Seise and Matthew Seise, 34, neighbors of the Perez family on East 4th Street in Huntington Station, express sympathy over the fatal car crash that killed Carmen Rivera-Gotay, 17, and Ray Vega, 18, of Huntington Station. Raymond Seises' daughter Bernadette Seise is a close friend of Amber Rivera-Gotay, Carmen Rivera-Gotay's older sister. (June 30, 2013)

Ray Vega, 18, of Huntington Station, seen as

Ray Vega, 18, of Huntington Station, seen as a sophomore in a 2011 Huntington High School yearbook photo. Ray Vega died when, police said, he clipped another car, lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree. (June 29, 2013)

An undated photo of Carmen Rivera-Gotay, 17, of
Photo Credit: Handout

An undated photo of Carmen Rivera-Gotay, 17, of Huntington Station, who died in a car accident early Saturday morning after the car she was riding in on Walt Whitman Road in Melville on June 29, 2013 sideswiped another car, lost control and struck a tree. The driver of the car, Ray Vega, also died in the crash.

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay,
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay, visits the crash site Sunday afternoon where her sister was killed in a deadly crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June. 30, 2013)

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay,
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay, visits the crash site Sunday afternoon where her sister was killed in a deadly crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June. 30, 2013)

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay,
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay, visits the crash site Sunday afternoon where her sister was killed in a deadly crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June. 30, 2013)

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay,
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay, visits the crash site Sunday afternoon where her sister was killed in a deadly crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June. 30, 2013)

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay,
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Jennifer Gotay, 25, sister of victim Carmen Rivera-Gotay, visits the crash site Sunday afternoon where her sister was killed in a deadly crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville, N.Y. (June. 30, 2013)

Carmen Rivera-Gotay, seen as a freshman in the
Photo Credit: handout

Carmen Rivera-Gotay, seen as a freshman in the 2011 Huntington High School yearbook. The Huntington Station teen, who was 17, died in a car accident early Saturday morning after, police said, the car she was riding clipped another car, lost control and struck a tree on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. The driver of the car, Ray Vega, also died in the crash. (June 29, 2013)

Kevin Vega, 19, seen here as a junior

Kevin Vega, 19, seen here as a junior in a 2011 Huntington High School yearbook photo. Police said Kevin Vega was driving a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am that was clipped by a car driven by his brother, Ray. (June 29, 2013)

Isaias Perez, 21, as seen as a junior
Photo Credit: handout

Isaias Perez, 21, as seen as a junior in a 2010 Huntington High School yearbook photo. Police say he was a passenger in the car that was clipped by the vehicle that crashed. (June 29, 2013)

A memorial set up at the scene of
Photo Credit: Newsday / Karen Wiles Stabile

A memorial set up at the scene of the fatal accident from Saturday morning, in memory of Ray Vega, a three-year track-and-field athlete who graduated Monday from Huntington High School, and Carmen Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at the school, described by family members as an avid violinist and aspiring psychologist, on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June 30, 2013)

A memorial set up at the scene of
Photo Credit: Newsday / Karen Wiles Stabile

A memorial set up at the scene of the fatal accident from Saturday morning, in memory of Ray Vega, a three-year track-and-field athlete who graduated Monday from Huntington High School, and Carmen Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at the school, described by family members as an avid violinist and aspiring psychologist, on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June 30, 2013)

A memorial set up at the scene of
Photo Credit: Newsday / Karen Wiles Stabile

A memorial set up at the scene of the fatal accident from Saturday morning, in memory of Ray Vega, a three-year track-and-field athlete who graduated Monday from Huntington High School, and Carmen Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at the school, described by family members as an avid violinist and aspiring psychologist, on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June 30, 2013)

A memorial set up at the scene of
Photo Credit: Newsday / Karen Wiles Stabile

A memorial set up at the scene of the fatal accident from Saturday morning, in memory of Ray Vega, a three-year track-and-field athlete who graduated Monday from Huntington High School, and Carmen Rivera-Gotay, a rising senior at the school, described by family members as an avid violinist and aspiring psychologist, on Walt Whitman Road in Melville. (June 30, 2013)

Left to right: Carmen Rivera-Gotay's aunt, Tina Gotay,
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Left to right: Carmen Rivera-Gotay's aunt, Tina Gotay, with Carmen's sister, Amber, and friend Karen Swanson outside of the Rivera-Gotay home in Huntington. Carmen Rivera-Gotay, 17, of Huntington Station, died in a car accident early Saturday morning after the car she was riding in on Walt Whitman Road in Melville on June 29, 2013 sideswiped another car, lost control and struck a tree. The driver of the car, Ray Vega, also died in the crash. (June 29, 2013)

Shattered glass on the section of Walt Whitman
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Shattered glass on the section of Walt Whitman Road where Ray Vega, 18, and his 17-year-old female passenger, Carmen Rivera-Gotay, both of Huntington Station, died in a car accident. (June 29, 2013)

The section of Walt Whitman Road where Ray
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The section of Walt Whitman Road where Ray Vega, 18, and his 17-year-old female passenger, Carmen Rivera-Gotay, both of Huntington Station, died in a car accident. (June 29, 2013)

The scene on the section of Walt Whitman
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The scene on the section of Walt Whitman Road where Ray Vega, 18, and his 17-year-old female passenger, Carmen Rivera-Gotay, both of Huntington Station, died in a car accident. (June 29, 2013)

Two teenagers from Huntington Station were killed Saturday
Photo Credit: Paul Mazza

Two teenagers from Huntington Station were killed Saturday morning when their car collided with another vehicle on Walt Whitman Road in Melville, Suffolk police said. The driver and passenger in the second vehicle were not injured, police said. (June 29, 2013)

Remnants of the vehicles involved in the fatal
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Remnants of the vehicles involved in the fatal crash on Walt Whitman Road in Melville, in which two Huntington Station teenagers were killed Saturday morning. Suffolk County police said an 18-year-old driver trying to speed past his older brother's car in Melville lost control of the vehicle and crashed, killing himself and his passenger, a 17-year-old girl. The driver and passenger in the second vehicle were not injured, police said. (June 29, 2013)

Scene of the accident on Walt Whitman Road
Photo Credit: Paul Mazza

Scene of the accident on Walt Whitman Road in Melville in which two teenagers from Huntington Station were killed Saturday morning. Suffolk County police said an 18-year-old driver trying to speed past his older brother's car in Melville lost control of the vehicle and crashed, killing himself and his passenger, a 17-year-old girl. The driver and passenger in the second vehicle were not injured, police said. (June 29, 2013)

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