Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Crash on Long Island Expressway

HAUPPAUGE – Long Island Expressway Eastbound between Exits 56 and 57 / Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at approximately 4:10 p.m.


Charles Clayton was operating his 2008 Honda motorcycle eastbound on the Long Island Expressway in heavy traffic when he lost control of his motorcycle, crashed into the HOV barrier wall and was thrown off the vehicle onto the roadway.

Clayton, 56, of Mastic, was transported via Suffolk County Police helicopter to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was being treated for multiple serious injuries.

The motorcycle was impounded for a safety check, and the investigation is continuing.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this crash to contact the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452

Case Number: RG/2016