Drunk Driver Flips Car Injuring Three Passengers in Dix Hills

Frank Lewis

A drunk driver was arrested by police earlier Sunday night after crashing and flipping his car on Vanderbilt Parkway.

On June 2, 2019, at 9:29 p.m., Suffolk County Police responded to the scene of a car accident in front of 695 Vanderbilt Parkway in Dix Hills, New York. Upon arriving on the scene, first responders found an overturned sedan partially in the woods. The vehicle, operated by Moise Chavez Quintero, 31, left the roadway around 9:25pm.

Suffolk County Police placed Quintero under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated.

Three passengers inside of the vehicle sustained minor injuries.

Residents who live on the stretch of Vanderbilt Parkway say that the area is subject to many traffic accidents, including other serious accidents due to the high speeds of drivers that use the road.


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