From West Islip: West Islip Firefighter Suffers Minor Injuries Battling House Fire
A West Islip firefighter was treated and released from Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center after suffering minor injuries while fighting a house fire on Toomey Road last Friday, according to West Islip Fire Department Chief Blaise Gemellaro.
From Lindenhurst: Lindy Cares Clean-Up Sweeps Up the Streets
The Lindenhurst Cares Coalition's "Clean Sweep" went off without a hitch on Sunday, even as cloudy skies loomed overhead.
Over 100 volunteers, including everyone from children to adults and village trustees to this Patch editor, came out to help in the effort to clean-up the village's streets.
From Commack: Man Critically Injured in Commack LIE Crash
A crash closed the Long Island Expressway eastbound between Exits 52 (Commack Road) and 53 (Sagtikos Parkway) Friday morning.
According to police, Leon Parks, 23, of Coram, was driving a 2013 Nissan Altima eastbound on the Long Island Expressway at Exit 53 when his vehicle struck a guardrail and overturned at 4:46 a.m.
Parks was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was listed in critical condition.
Witnesses told police that Parks was driving at a high rate of speed.