Donna Sartori, of Middle Island, killed in alleged DWI crash; Joseph Perez, of Aqueboque, charged
HAMPTON BAYS - An alleged drunken driver fatally struck a pedestrian early Sunday morning in Hampton Bays, police say.
Donna Sartori, 56, of Middle Island, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say a Ford pick-up truck traveling westbound on Montauk Highway hit a parked car, Sartori, then Sartori’s parked car. The victim was delivering newspapers at the time of the crash.
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Driver Joseph Perez, 31, of Aqueboque, was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries. He was charged with driving while intoxicated.
Anyone with information about the crash is urged to call Southampton Town detectives at 631-702-2230 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.