- Associated Press - Sunday, June 14, 2015

BAYPORT, N.Y. (AP) - Police on Long Island say a 49-year-old man was killed when his Jeep overturned and caught fire.

Suffolk County police say Michael Schuierer was driving east on Sunrise Service Road in Bayport when he lost control of the vehicle at 12:15 p.m. Sunday.

They say the Jeep overturned and caught on fire.

Police say two bystanders tried to extricate Schuierer from the vehicle but were overwhelmed by the flames.

Schuierer, of East Patchogue, was pronounced dead at the scene.


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