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Suffolk Police Investigating Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash on Long Island Expressway

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Scott Henbest, 52, veered off the LIE into trees on the right side of the road and crashed into trees, officials say.

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SCPD are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a man in Brentwood on Sunday, March 26.

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Brentwood, NY - March 27, 2017 - Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a man in Brentwood on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at approximately 11:55 a.m.
 
Scott Henbest was driving a Dodge Durango east on the Long Island Expressway, just west of Exit 55, when the vehicle veered off the roadway into trees on the right side of the road at approximately 11:55 a.m.
 
Henbest, 52, of 76 Harvest Lane, Commack, was transported by Central Islip Ambulance to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore where he was pronounced dead.
 
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. The investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information to call the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452.