The driver of an SUV died when the vehicle rear-ened a tractor-trailer in Moriches overnight Wednesday.
The vehicles crashed on Montauk Highway at Fanning Landing Road just before 3 a.m.
Daniel Krehl, 31, of Mastic Beach, was driving a 2005 Saturn Vue east on Montauk Highway near Fanning Landing Road when his vehicle hit a tractor-trailer, parked with its flashers on. Krehl was pronounced dead at the scene.
Heavy fog conditions were may of been a factor in the crash. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Suffolk County Police at 631-852-8752.