A 42-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a crash with an SUV in East Patchogue on Monday evening.
Suffolk County police said a 20-year-old Center Moriches woman was driving a Ford Explorer eastbound on Montauk Highway when her truck collided with a westbound Suzuki at the corner of Sills Road at 10 p.m.
The woman and the motorcyclist were both taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue.
The motorcyclist, Elliot B. Smith of North Babylon, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Marie Volpe, the driver of the SUV, was treated for non-life-threatening injuries
Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks while the investigation is continuing.
Fifth Squad detectives ask anyone with information on the crash to call them at 631-854-8552.