An unidentified man lost his life after falling off a transportation vehicle in Baiting Hollow on Saturday afternoon, October 19. Riverhead Town police said the victim, 28, was in a bus-shaped limousine that was traveling on Sound Avenue near Warner Drive at about 1:20 PM.
The man was apparently standing up when the vehicle went around a curve. He slid into a door, which opened. Police shut the road down for nearly four hours. Investigators issued a preliminary finding that the event was accidental.
He was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries, police said.