Written by The Farmingdale Observer Staff Friday, 02 May 2014 00:00
Just days following a fatal car-accident in nearby Levittown, Nassau County police report yet another deadly motor vehicle accident along the stretch of Hempstead Turnpike, in Farmingdale.
According to police, at approximately 8:53 p.m. on Friday, April 25, a 52-year-old motorcyclist was headed westbound on Hempstead Tpke., when his 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle collided with a 1998 GMC Yukon that was headed eastbound.
The driver of the SUV, 48, was attempting to make a left turn into 4747 Hempstead Tpke. at the time of the accident, police said.
The motorcyclist was rushed to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 9:50 p.m. by hospital personnel.
No arrests were made, as police felt “there is no criminality at this time.”
According to police, the Yukon was released from the scene after passing a brake and safety inspection. The motorcycle was impounded for safety checks.
There were no other injuries reported at the scene.