Teen Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Long Island - NBC New York

Teen Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Long Island

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    An 18-year-old is dead after he crashed his motorcycle into a pole on Long Island.

    The accident happened at 2:40 a.m. Saturday in East Farmingdale, according to Suffolk County police.

    James Barnett of Bay Shore was making a left turn when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck a pole, police said.

    Barnett was taken to St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage, where he was pronounced dead.

    The motorcycle was impounded for a safety check.

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