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Car Backs Into Northport Man's Store

Single-car accident stops traffic Sunday in heart of Huntington.

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A driver trying to parallel park along New York Avenue in Huntington Sunday afternoon hit the gas instead of the brake and backed his sedan over the sidewalk and into a storefront, Suffolk Police said.

The car crashed into , owned by Peter Bisgeier of Northport, at approximately 3 p.m., closing traffic along the busy Route 110 corridor. The accident, on the northbound side near Elm Street, sent one person in the car to , police said.

In addition to damaging the antique store, just one door down from , the car also struck another parked vehicle. The and  responded to the scene.

No pedestrians were injured, according to officials on scene.

Patch will update this story as more information becomes available. 

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