Driver Philipp Mendola killed after vehicle overturns into Seagate home on Surf Avenue

One person is dead and another in the hospital after a vehicle overturned into a Seagate home. According to police, 61-year-old Philipp Mendola was killed

A 59-year-old female passenger is in stable condition at Lutheran Medical Center.

A 59-year-old female passenger is in stable condition at Lutheran Medical Center. (8/16/13)

BROOKLYN - One person is dead and another in the hospital after a vehicle overturned into a Seagate home.

According to police, 61-year-old Philipp Mendola was killed when the SUV he was driving flipped over into the side of 3768 Surf Ave. Thursday night.

Investigators say Mendola had been traveling westbound when he lost control and struck the front steps of the house.

A 59-year-old female passenger was taken to Lutheran Medical Center in serious, but stable condition.  

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Barre originates from ballet, and similarly aims to 1 Ready, Set, Fit: Barre
The MTA announced the 3 station in East 2 MTA: 3 train station to reopen in March
Three people are accused of breaking into the 3 3 accused of breaking into Brooklyn laundromat
Tensions are high for some public school parents 4 Bushwick parents calling out DOE for charter school plans
An 8-year-old who has shown his appreciation for 5 8-year-old spreads police appreciation message

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE