UPDATE [1:20 p.m.] A Hauppauge woman was killed in a car accident Friday morning on Route 347 in Smithtown, according to police.
According to police, Marlene Strober, 64, who was driving a 2002 Saab north on Plaisted Avenue, pulled out in front of a 2002 Ford pickup truck driven by Rafael Robles, 50, of Bay Shore, traveling eastbound on Route 347 at 9:05 a.m. Strober was pronounced dead at the scene.
Robles was taken to Stony Brook University Medical Center to be treated for chest injuries.
Police said the vehicles were impounded for safety checks and they are continuing to investigate.
[10:49 a.m.] Police have closed Route 347 from Route 111 to Mount Pleasant Road after a fatal accident took place Friday morning, according to police.
Police are on scene investigating the accident.
Stick with Patch on this developing story, more to come as information becomes available.