Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash

Kimberly Place, east of Higbie Lane, West Islip, New York on Monday, September 25, 2017 at approximately 8:40 a.m.

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in West Islip this morning.

Vincent Curto was struck by a 2015 Hyundai Genesis that was traveling westbound on Kimberly Place, east of Higbie Lane, at approximately 8:40 a.m.

Curto, 91, of West Islip, was transported by West Islip Fire Department Rescue Squad to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore where he is listed in critical condition. The driver of the Hyundai, Peter Porzio, 50, of West Islip, was also transported by West Islip Fire Department Rescue Squad to Southside Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. The investigation is continuing and detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the Third Squad at 631-854-8352.

Case# EB/1738

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