On April 24, a 56-year-old woman died from the injuries she suffered in a pedestrian-car crash in Coram. The fatal accident occurred around 8:30 p.m. on April 20, according to the report.
The initial investigation into the accident indicates that an unknown vehicle traveling with no headlights on crossed Middle Country Road, nearly colliding with a westbound SUV. In an attempt to evade the head-on collision, the driver of the SUV, a 28-year-old man from Port Jefferson Station, suddenly veered off the roadway and into a pedestrian. The other vehicle fled the scene.