Posted on Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 1:14 pm
East Quogue, NY (June 2, 2019) – Yesterday morning, police responded to the scene of a fatal car accident that took place on Old Country Road around 9:25 a.m.
Southampton Town Police say that, at the time, 19-year-old Gianni Mongelluzzo, was driving a 1996 Chevrolet Corvette when he was involved in an accident and struck a pole and some evergreen trees.
Mongelluzzo was pulled from the vehicle by firefighters in East Quogue and then airlifted to the Stony Brook University Hospital. While there, he was tragically pronounced deceased.
There were no passengers in the vehicle and nobody else was injured in the accident. Police continue to investigate the crash at this time.
Fatal Accidents in New York
Every day across New York, serious and fatal accidents take place that lead to the fatalities of those involved. In fact, between the years 2012-2014, approximately 1,098 fatalities took place due to the negligence of others. Losing a loved one in a fatal accident can be a life-changing experience and one that is difficult for a family to move on from on their own. Luckily, you are not alone at this time as you bring your wrongful death claim for the compensation you deserve.
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