Lake Grove Teen Killed in Fall From Bluffs

A Lake Grove teen died Sunday after falling from bluffs in Wading River, police said.

Matthew J. Grimaldi, a senior at Ward Melville High School according to his Facebook profile, was attending a party in the area when he and friends climbed onto the bluffs near Hulse Landing Beach, the AP reported, citing information from Riverhead Town Police said. 

Grimaldi, 18, lost his footing as he tried to climb down from the bluffs and he was impaled by the limb of a fallen tree, police said. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. 

Angelique Darrigo Daley May 26, 2014 at 12:52 PM
Dear God, comfort his family and friends.
lolo May 26, 2014 at 04:47 PM
God be wih his family and friends. So sad
The Crab Child May 27, 2014 at 09:27 AM
Thoughts and prayers to this young man's family and friends at this time. Another life cut way too short. A tragedy.


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