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Peter Blasl

Peter Blasl
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Peter Blasl is an award-winning photographer and newshound who chases breaking news when he's not busy selling ads for the LOCAL websites. He’s a lifelong Riverhead resident, nature-lover and avid fisherman Email Peter

Crash on Route 58 at Pulaski Street injures four, including child

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A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 58 and Pulaski Street this afternoon sent three people, including a four-year-old child, to the hospital.

Vehicle vs. pole on East Main Street injures woman Thursday morning

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A Riverhead woman injured in a single-car crash on East Main Street this morning was under arrest on suspicion of driving while impaired.

Firefighters put out smoky vehicle fire outside Home Depot

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Riverhead firefighters knocked down a smoky vehicle fire in the parking lot outside Home Depot this afternoon.

Van collides with tractor-trailer on Rt. 25, injuring two and shutting down Main Road

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A van collided with a tractor trailer on Route 25 in Jamesport this morning, injuring both occupants of the van and temporarily closing the road in both directions, according to police.

Crash on Route 58 nearly sends car over embankment

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A car left the roadway after a collision and nearly went over a creek embankment next to BJ's.

Head-on crash in Calverton sends woman and child to Stony Brook University Hospital, closes Rt. 25 for nearly an hour

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A woman and child were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital this morning following a head-on collision on Middle Country Road in Calverton.

Photos: Riverhead digs out after blizzard pounds the North Fork

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Locals woke up to the sun shining and piles of the white stuff to be shoveled and plowed — and got right to work.

Head-on crash on Rt. 25A injures three

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A head-on collision on Route 25A in Wading River this evening sent three people to area hospitals, with injuries described by authorities as non-life-threatening.

Single-vehicle overturn crash closes westbound lane of Rt. 25 in Jamesport

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A pickup truck westbound on Route 25 in Jamesport overturned when the driver lost control, crossed the oncoming lane of traffic and ran off the road, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Riverhead’s finest help make Christmas merry for local families in need

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The police helped 23 families — and 60 kids — have a Merry Christmas this year.