For Immediate Release
Saturday, February 09, 2019
Incident: Pedestrian Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash
Location: Intersection of Route 347 and Terry Road, Smithtown
Date/Time: Friday, February 8, 2019 at approximately 11:50 p.

Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a pedestrian in Smithtown last night.


A woman was crossing Route 347 at Terry Road when she was struck by a 2018 Chevrolet driven by Vincent Confora and then by a 1999 Acura driven by Eric Kramer at approximately 11:50 p.m. Both vehicles were travelling eastbound.


The woman, whose name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner. Confora, 85, of Coram, and Kramer, 58, of St James, were not injured.Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks.


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

Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 19-95883
Suffolk County Police Department

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