Contact Us
Suffolk Daily Voice serves Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip, North Fork, Riverhead, Smithtown & The Hamptons
Return to your home site

Menu

Suffolk Daily Voice serves Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip, North Fork, Riverhead, Smithtown & The Hamptons

Nearby Sites

  • Nassau
    serves Glen Cove, Hempstead, Long Beach, North Hempstead & Oyster Bay
Police & Fire

Man Dies After Falling Into Water On Long Island

The area (marked in red) where the incident happened in Merrick.
The area (marked in red) where the incident happened in Merrick. Photo Credit: Google Maps

A man died after falling into the water on Long Island.

Officers responded to 1944 Bayberry Ave. in Merrick for a report of a man who fell into the water, Nassau County Police said. 

Upon arrival, officers, with the assistance of several civilians, located the victim and pulled him onto the dock where he was pronounced dead by a Merrick Fire Department Emergency Medical Technician, said police.

The identity of the man, who police say was 53 years old, has not yet been released.

The investigation is ongoing. 

Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.