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Great River Man Killed in Single Car Crash on Sunrise Highway

Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating a one-vehicle crash that killed a Great River man last evening.

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Great River, NY - June 21st, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating a one-vehicle crash that killed a Great River man last evening.
 
Justin Fonseca, 27, was driving a 2007 Toyota westbound on Sunrise Highway when his vehicle left the roadway, west of the Hospital Road off ramp and crashed into a concrete abutment that supports the Hospital Road overpass at 11:30 p.m.
 
Fonseca was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner. The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.
 
Detectives are asking anyone who may have witnessed or has information about the crash to contact the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.