Selden man killed in Loop Parkway crash

The Loop Parkway in Point Lookout was closed for approximately six hours following a fatal multi-vehicle accident this morning.Click on the NEXT button under the

POINT LOOKOUT - The Loop Parkway in Point Lookout was closed for approximately six hours following a fatal multi-vehicle accident this morning.

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Police say the operator of a 1998 Hyundai, Steven Evola, 45, of Selden, was stopped on the westbound side of the drawbridge when he was rear-ended by a 1996 Chevrolet utility truck.

Investigators believe Evola?s vehicle was pushed into a Kenworth truck stopped directly in front of his vehicle. Evola was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

The operator of the Chevrolet, John Hollenbeck, 48, Livingston Manor, was ticketed for following too closely and unsafe speed.

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