For Immediate Release
Saturday, November 04, 2017
Incident: Man Arrested for DWI After Striking Two Pedestrians in Motor Vehicle Crash
Location: 2175 Union Blvd., Bay Shore, New York
Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 3:20 a.m.

Suffolk County Police today arrested a Deer Park man for driving while intoxicated after his vehicle struck two pedestrians in Bay Shore this morning.


A group of people were gathered in the parking lot of 2175 Union Boulevard, when one of the people, Carlos Lopez, attempted to leave in his 2014 Dodge pickup and struck Kenneth Rosario in the parking lot at approximately 3:20 a.m. Lopez continued driving and struck a building in the parking lot and then struck his brother Edgar Lopez. The vehicle continued through a fence and then struck a storage trailer, located at 2177 Union Boulevard.


Carlos Lopez, Edgar Lopez and Rosario were transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore. Rosario, 41, of West 7th St., Deer Park, and Carlos Lopez were treated and released. Edgar Lopez, 31, of 16 Wright Ave., Deer Park, was admitted in serious condition.

Carlos Lopez, 33, of 16 Wright Avenue, was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated. He will be held overnight at the Third Precinct for arraignment at First District Court in Central Islip tomorrow.


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Authority: Timothy D. Sini, Commissioner 17-647298
Suffolk County Police Department

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