14-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed in Ronkonkoma Motor Vehicle Crash, Authorities Say
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By Long Island News & PR
Published: September 10 2018
Bicyclist struck by second driver while being assisted by first motorist, officials report.
SCPD investigating the death of a 14-year-old bicyclist in Ronkonkoma.
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Ronkonkoma, NY - Sept. 10, 2018 - Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating an incident in which a 14-year-old bicyclist was killed on Saturday, September 8.
Ryan Kiesel was driving a 2001 Jeep southbound on Lakeland Avenue near Union Parkway in Ronkonkoma when the vehicle struck a bicyclist, Davon Mention of Ronkonkoma, 14, at approximately 8:10 p.m. Ryan Reilly, a male passenger in the Jeep, exited the vehicle to assist. Reilly was struck by a 2015 Nissan Altima being driven by Stephen Owenburg. The Nissan then struck the bicyclist. The 14-year-old male bicyclist, whose identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.