Joseph Coleman dies in fatal Blue Point L.I. car crash – Saturday, April 23, 2022

Blue Point car wreck death of Joseph Coleman – Obituary

The man who was pronounced dead following a fatal Blue Point car wreck has been identified as Joseph Coleman, 60, of Bayport. The deadly wreck occurred on Saturday, April 23, 2022, at about 9:30 p.m.

The collision occurred in Blue Point shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 23.

According to Suffolk County Police, the man, now identified as Joseph Coleman, 60, of Bayport, was strolling with a bicycle on Montauk Highway at Atlantic Avenue when he was struck by a westbound flatbed truck.

Coleman was taken to Long Island Community Hospital in Patchogue and declared dead, according to authorities.

According to police, the driver of the flatbed truck, a 43-year-old Mastic man, was not injured.