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"Dense Fog Advisory" ...Dense fog advisory in effect until 4 am EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a dense fog advisory, which is in effect until 4 am EST Tuesday. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...into the early morning hours on Tuesday. * Impacts...limited visibilities will make travel very difficult. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to one quarter mile or less. If driving...slow down...use your low beam headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. Maloit , "Special Statement" ...Locally dense fog at times overnight... Areas of fog will continue over the tri-state into the overnight hours. While visibilities will mainly be in the 1 to 3 mile range, there could be localized areas with visibilities down to one quarter mile or less at times. Motorist should be on the lookout for rapidly changing visibilities. If reduced visibilities are encountered, reduce to a safe speed and use low beam headlights. Maloit 948 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018 ...Locally dense fog at times overnight... Areas of fog will continue over the tri-state into the overnight hours. While visibilities will mainly be in the 1 to 3 mile range, there could be localized areas with visibilities down to one quarter mile or less at times. Motorist should be on the lookout for rapidly changing visibilities. If reduced visibilities are encountered, reduce to a safe speed and use low beam headlights. Maloit -- Tuesday Jan.23 18,01:19 AM

Suffolk Police: East Northport Man Struck and Killed by Motorist While Doing Yardwork

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Richard Oliveri, 35, was operating a leaf blower near his home on the shoulder of the road when he was struck by an eastbound Jeep, officials report.

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SCPD are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a man in East Northport, N.Y.

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East Northport, NY - October 26, 2017 - Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a man in East Northport, N.Y.
 
Richard Oliveri was operating a leaf blower near his home on the shoulder of Clay Pitts Road approximately 700 ft. west of Cedrus Avenue in East Northport, at approximately 6:20 p.m. when he was struck by an eastbound 2014 Jeep Wrangler. Oliveri, 35, suffered a severe head injury and was transported by East Northport Fire Department to Huntington Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
 
The driver of the Jeep, James Monahan, 48, of East Northport, was not injured and remained at the scene.
 
The vehicle was impounded for a safety check and the investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Second Squad Detectives at 631-854-8252 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.