RIDGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — At least five people have been killed in a multi-vehicle crash involving three cars and a fuel truck in Suffolk County, police said.
The crash occurred around 11:20 a.m. on Middle Country Road, also known as Route 25, near Woodlot Road in Ridge.
Images from the scene showed a large debris field and at least one car incinerated.
Two other vehicles were split in two.
A third car and the fuel tanker were damaged.
Route 25 is closed in both directions between Wading River Hollow Road and Smith Road.