Nicholas Pieloch, of Rocky Point, dies in crash on Route 25A in Wading River
A pedestrian was killed in an overnight crash on Route 25A, according to authorities.
Police say 20-year-old Nicholas Pieloch, of Rocky Point, was walking west of Randall Avenue in Wading River when he was hit by a 2001 Ford Explorer shortly after 3 a.m.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
After striking the pedestrian, the SUV then crossed over the eastbound lane, struck a tree and overturned.
The driver, 21-year-old Jesse Feinberg, of Shoreham, was not injured in the crash.