Melville Fire Department Responds To Parking Lot Crash
The Melville Fire Department responded to an overturn crash in the parking lot of Blink Fitness on Pinelawn Road and Broad Hollow Road on Thursday, January 10 at about 8:30am. Four vehicles were involved including one overturned on its roof and two parked cars. The driver of the overturned car declined medical assistance, and there were no injuries reported.
While responding the to the accident, a Suffolk Police sector car was struck by another car on Pinelawn Road in front of Blackstone Steakhouse. The police officer was transported to Huntington Hospital, and the driver of the second car was taken to Plainview Hospital, both with minor injuries by Melville Rescue Squad ambulances.
About 25 firefighters and rescue personnel were on the scene with four ambulances, heavy rescue truck, fire police, first responder and paramedic unit, under the direction of Chiefs David Kaplan and Bill Schmitt.