PD: Woman Injured After Striking Utility Pole

By Chris Mellides

cmellides@longislandergroup.com

 

Police say a woman lost control of her 2004 Jeep and struck a utility pole on Larkfield Road in East Northport Tuesday (Photo by Steve Silverma)

Police say a woman lost control of her 2004 Jeep and struck a utility pole on Larkfield Road in East Northport Tuesday (Photo by Steve Silverma)

A woman was seriously injured after losing control of her SUV and crashing into a utility pole in East Northport Tuesday night, Suffolk police said.

Police say the woman, Shannon Hanly, 28, of Massapequa, was driving northbound on Larkfield Road, south of Zoranne Drive, at about 6:50 p.m. when she lost control of a 2004 Jeep and struck the pole.

Hanly was rushed to Southside Hospital, where she was admitted in serious condition.

Her vehicle was impounded to undergo a safety check, and the investigation of the incident is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact Second Squad detectives at 631-854-8252.