Elderly woman dies in Rocky Point car crash
ROCKY POINT - Police say a woman has died after her car hit a tree in Rocky Point.
The incident happened on Yaphank-Rocky Point Road yesterday afternoon.
The driver, Francine Schenkel, 87, of Ridge, died at the scene.
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Officials say she was the only person in the car.
Police are trying to determine what caused the woman to cross over the yellow line and into the woods on the opposite side of the street.