Selden Man Killed in Crash With Suffolk Bus

A 20-year-old man was killed when the car he was driving was involved in a fatal collision with a Suffolk County bus in his hometown of Selden on Monday night.

Suffolk County police said Zachary Rauso was driving a Mercury southbound on Dare Road, when his vehicle crashed into a northbound Suffolk Transit bus at 5:55 p.m.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 52-year-old bus driver and the lone passenger on the bus were both taken to Stony Brook University Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Highway Patrol Motor Carrier Safety Section officers inspected the bus and towed it from the scene.

Sixth Squad detectives impounded the Mercury, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone that witnessed this crash to call them at 631-854-8652.

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