LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK (February 23, 2017) – A 31-year-old Daniel Krehl from Mastic Beach was killed in a collision with a semi truck on Thursday morning on Montauk Highway, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:00 a.m. on the eastbound side of Montauk Highway near Fanning Landing Road. Daniel Krehl was driving a silver 2005 Saturn SUV east on the highway when he struck a parked tractor trailer on the side of the road. Daniel Krehl was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the accident.
Heavy fog was reported in the area at the time of the crash and the semi-truck allegedly had its flashers on. The accident remains under open investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.