Setauket Woman Left in Critical Condition When Struck by Vehicle While Chasing Dog
Published on January 14, 2014 · Filed Under Uncategorized
by Dana Klosner
(Setauket, NY) A Setauket woman was left in critical condition after she was hit by a car while chasing her dog in Setauket on Monday, January 13 at approximately 6:30a.m.
According to the report, Peggy Place, attempting to catch her dog, was struck by a Ford Explorer traveling westbound on Main Street. NewsLI.com file photo by Christopher Tozzi.
According to the report, a dog escaped from its yard, located at 381 Main Street, at 6:30 a.m. and when the dog’s owner, Peggy Place, attempted to catch the dog, both were struck by a Ford Explorer that was traveling westbound on Main Street.
Place, 56, was transported to Stony Brook University Medical Center where she was listed in critical condition. Place’s dog, a boxer, was transported to an animal hospital. The driver of the Explorer, Richard Sayler, 51, of Sound Beach, was not injured.
Anyone with information about this crash is asked to call Sixth Squad detectives at 631-854-8652.