Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are investigating a motorcycle crash that killed a Hampton Bays man Monday afternoon.


According to police a male was riding a 2013 Suzuki motorcycle northbound on Sills Road when he traveled through a red light and struck a 2020 Mercedes Benz SUV traveling westbound on Express Drive North at 4:57 p.m.


The motorcyclist, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene and a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner responded. The driver of the Mercedes Benz, 47, of Brooklyn, was transported to Long Island Community Hospital in Patchogue for treatment of minor injuries.


Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks.