Motorcyclist killed in Father's Day Wantagh Avenue crash


The Nassau County Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident on Wantagh Avenue in Wantagh on Sunday afternoon.

Police said the motorcycle was heading north on Wantagh Avenue when it struck a Ford pickup truck near Lea Ann Terrace. Authorities identified the motorcyclist as Michael Bozzo, 49, of Wantagh, who  was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The pickup truck driver remained at the scene. The investigation is continuing and no charges have been filed.