Woman Killed in West Babylon Crash

Deborah Leto, 61, of West Babylon, has been identified as the woman killed in the motor vehicle crash on Straight Path in West Babylon on March 7.

Below is original release.

Incident:         Woman Killed in West Babylon Crash

Location:        Straight Path and 9th Street, West Babylon, New York

Date/Time:     Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at approximately 8 a.m.

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash in West Babylon that killed a woman this morning.

A 60-year-old woman was driving her 2010 Nissan Murano northbound on Straight Path at the intersection of 9th Street when she lost control of her vehicle and the vehicle struck a pole and a tree at approximately 8 a.m.

The victim was transported by West Babylon Rescue to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip where she was pronounced dead.  The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of kin.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check and the investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the crash to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.

Case #: RD/1430