Greene, NY (May 10, 2020) – Around 9:51 p.m. last night, May 9, one person was killed in a fatal truck accident at an intersection in Greene.
New York State Police were dispatched to the intersection of NY-206 and NY-235 where they found that a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer collided.
Police confirmed that a Chevrolet Silverado was traveling through the intersection when it collided with a tractor-trailer.
The driver of the Silverado was identified as a 52-year-old man who sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital. There were also two children, identified as a 7-year-old and a 12-year-old, who was also hospitalized.
A passenger in the Silverado, identified as a 46-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver of the tractor-trailer, identified as a 64-year-old man, was not injured.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in New York
More than 5,000 people are injured and hundreds will lose their lives in New York truck accidents every year. Though truck drivers are expected to abide by the rules of the road and are held to a high duty of care, they are still involved in serious and catastrophic collisions every year. If you have lost somebody close to you because of the negligence of another driver, it is essential that you seek the experienced help of a wrongful death attorney in New York as soon as possible.
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