Motorcyclist Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash

HUNTINGTON – Nassau Road, Huntington / Date/Time: Thursday, June 12, 2014 at approximately 9:55 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Huntington last night.

Craig Byer was driving a 2002 Harley-Davidson motorcycle on Elm Street and lost control of the motorcycle at the intersection with Nassau Road. Byer skidded through the intersection, hit a curb and was ejected off his motorcycle.

Byer, 42, of Huntington, was transported to Huntington Hospital where he died of his injuries.

The motorcycle was impounded for a safety check. The investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252.

Case Number: RG/1300