Shirley Man Killed in Car Crash

A 63-year-old man Shirley man was killed in a car crash in Brentwood on Tuesday evening.

Suffolk County police said Ronald Viscusi was driving a Lincoln southbound on Islip Avenue when he rear-ended a Honda that was backing out of a driveway near the corner of West Willow Street at 8:30 p.m.

Viscusi’s vehicle then crashed into a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver, 26-year-old Emperatriz Ortiz of Amityville, was taken to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, where she was treated and released.

Third Squad detectives impounded the vehicles, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about the crash to call them at 631-854-8352 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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