A 27-year-old Great River man was killed when he crashed his vehicle in East Patchogue on Friday evening.

Suffolk County police said Justin Fonseca was driving a Toyota westbound on Sunrise Highway when his vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a concrete abutment that supports the Hospital Road overpass at 11:30 p.m.

Fonseca was pronounced dead at the scene.

Fifth Squad detectives impounded the vehicle, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone who may have witnessed or has information about the crash to call them at 631-854-8552 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential



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Timothy Bolger is the Managing Editor for the Long Island Press who’s been working to uncover unreported stories since shortly after it launched in 2003. When he’s not editing, getting hassled by The Man or fielding cold calls to the newsroom, he covers crime, general interest and political news in addition to reporting longer, sometimes investigative features. He won’t be happy until everyone is as pissed off as he is about how screwed up Lawn Guyland is.