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Medford Man Killed In Car Crash

Crash took place early Monday morning.

Express Drive North and Route 112. Photo courtesy Google Maps.
Express Drive North and Route 112. Photo courtesy Google Maps.

A single-vehicle crash killed a Medford man early Monday morning on Express Drive North just west of Route 112 in Medford, Suffolk County Police said.

According to police, Devin Velastegui, 22, was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer westbound on Express Drive North when he lost control of his vehicle at 4:48 a.m., which overturned several times and ejected Velastegui.

Velastegui was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police say the investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the crash to call Sixth Squad at 631-854-8652.


teresa conso September 16, 2013 at 08:56 PM
The rescue crews came by at 8am so there is no way the accident happened that early
Kristin Joy September 16, 2013 at 10:08 PM
Teresa the lie was closed at 7 when I rolled through medford
Chris D September 18, 2013 at 06:40 PM
My husband is a Medford fireman and yes the accident did happen that early.

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