Christopher Savage, 46, of Mastic Beach, was declared dead Wednesday morning following a two-vehicle accident on Sound Avenue in Calverton.
According to Riverhead police, Savage was driving a 1999 Lincoln westbound shortly after 8 a.m. on Baiting Hollow Hill when he lost control and collided with a 2007 Toyota headed east. The driver of the Toyota, a 28-year-old Manorville woman, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken by Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps to Stony Brook University Hospital.
The Suffolk County medical’s examiner’s office responded to the accident scene and pronounced Savage dead. An autopsy was ordered.
The New York State Police Accident Reconstruction Unit responded to assist in the investigation.