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

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.  

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