Melville Overturn Crash and Fire On Bagatelle Road
Melville Fire Department volunteers responded to a motor vehicle accident with a car fire on Bagatelle Road near Tamara Court on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at about 5:15 a.m. The two-vehicle crash involved a car that struck an SUV an overturned, setting the car on fire. The occupants of the car were able to self-extricate from the overturned wreck, and two victims were transported to Huntington Hospital by the Melville Rescue Squad with head injuries. The driver of the SUV declined medical assistance. Two ambulances, two engines, and a paramedic unit were dispatched and under the direction of Assistant Chiefs Chris Nolan, David Kaplan and Bill Schmitt.
Story by Steve Silverman, Melville FD Photos