Man killed by van after running out of gas on LIE - FOX 26 News | MyFoxHouston

Man killed by van after running out of gas on LIE

Posted: Updated:

HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Police on eastern Long Island say a man has been killed after running out of gas on the Long Island Expressway.

The accident happened shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday. Suffolk County police say 24-year-old Ryan Marshall apparently ran out of gas between exits 62 and 63.

He was crossing the eastbound lanes when he was struck by a minivan driven by a county Social Services Department employee. She was not hurt.

Marshall was declared dead at the scene. He lived in Coram.

Police say Marshall may have been trying to cross the expressway to get to a Suffolk County Highway Patrol officer who was stopped on the center median.

No charges were immediately filed. The investigation is continuing.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Long Island NewsLong Island NewsMore>>

  • Celebrity chef Todd English charged with DWI in NY

    Celebrity chef Todd English charged with DWI in NY

    Sunday, August 31 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:17:03 GMT
    Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
    Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
  • Pregnant NY woman shot to death; fetus dies

    Pregnant NY woman shot to death; fetus dies

    Sunday, August 31 2014 3:07 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:07:45 GMT
    Suffolk County police say a pregnant woman was found shot outside her Long Island residence east of New York City and she was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
    A homicide squad in New York is investigating the death of a pregnant woman found with multiple gunshot wounds inside her car. Her fetus didn't survive, either.
  • Teen crashes Lamborghini during test drive, dies

    Teen crashes Lamborghini during test drive, dies

    A New York teen taking a test drive of a family friend's Lamborghini has died after crashing the high-powered sports car into a guardrail.
    A New York teen taking a test drive of a family friend's Lamborghini has died after crashing the high-powered sports car into a guardrail.
Powered by WorldNow

KRIV FOX 26
4261 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77027

Phone: (713) 479-2801
Fax: (713) 479-2859

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices