Man killed when Jeep slams into Brentwood 7-Eleven

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A man was killed when his Jeep SUV veered off the roadway in Brentwood early Saturday morning, sending the vehicle airborne before it slammed into a 7-Eleven store.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. on Express Drive North. Suffolk police say the driver, identified as Brian McLaughlin, of Bay Shore, lost control of his vehicle.

The SUV then went airborne and hit the 7-Eleven on Motor Parkway.

McLaughlin, 33, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are asking anyone with information on the crash to call the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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