Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a Shirley man in Yaphank on Oct. 1.
Nicholas Demaio was driving a 2003 Toyota Corolla northbound on Yaphank Avenue when the vehicle veered off the road, struck a curb and went airborne, hitting a telephone pole at 6:34 p.m.
Demaio, 25, was partially ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead on the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.
The Toyota was impounded for a safety check. Anyone with information on this crash is asked to contact the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552.