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Motorcyclist seriously injured in 8-vehicle crash on I-684

Posted on November 26, 2015 by admin

A man was seriously injured in an eight-vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 684 on 14th Oct that closed two lanes and backed up traffic for miles. A Carmel man riding a motorcycle was involved in the second crash, state police said. He was transported to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla and remains in critical condition. Police did not release any further information about the motorcyclist because his family has yet to be notified. Read more…

Driver in fatal Parkway crash in Old Bridge was drunk, police say

Posted on November 26, 2015 by admin

The driver of a sport utility vehicle that overturned on the Garden State Parkway on 8th Nov 2015, killing a 28-year-old Brooklyn, N.Y., man, was drunk, police said. Mark Ellis, 29, of New York, N.Y., was charged with DWI, one-count of vehicular homicide and two-counts of assault by auto in connection with the crash, which shut down the southbound express lanes for several hours, said Sgt. First Class Gregory Williams, a State Police spokesman. Read more…

10-month-old dies in Kinderhook car accident

Posted on November 26, 2015 by admin

Police say on November 2 at approximately 5:20 p.m., police were dispatched by Columbia County to the area of Route 9 and Rapp Road for a two- car head-on auto collision. A 2009 Nissan Rogue, operated by 34-year-old Sai Htwe of Albany was traveling northbound on State Route 9. Police say Manning failed to maintain his designated lane of travel and entered the northbound lane striking the Nissan head-on. Read more…