Police: Driver dies after Suffolk crash

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GREENLAWN -

A driver was killed and another man was injured in a one-car crash in Greenlawn Friday evening, according to Suffolk police.

Officials say Michael Spera was behind the wheel when he lost control of his car shortly before 7 p.m. at the corner of Clay Pitts Road and Stratford Avenue.

Spera, 34, of East Northport, was pronounced dead at Huntington Hospital.

A passenger in the vehicle, identified as Christopher Walsh, 36, of East Northport, was taken to Southside Hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. Detectives are asking anyone with information about the crash to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252.

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