Members of the East Hampton Fire Department’s “White Knights” Heavy Rescue Squad responded to an accident around 12:40 a.m. on November 10 at the bus stop on Main Street in East Hampton in front of The Palm restaurant to a report of a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. Arriving units found a Mercedes 4-door sedan that had rear-ended a Hampton Jitney bus, and proceeded to use extrication tools to remove the occupants from the Mercedes. According to a press release issued by the department, an investigation is ongoing.
School board elections in the Bridgehampton School District have largely been uncontested in recent years. That is not the case this year.