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Montgomery, NY – David Harp Killed After Tire Blowout on I-84

Montgomery, NY (June 25, 2020) – On Wednesday afternoon, June 24th, officers were dispatched to the scene of a fatal crash involving a 2020 Mack truck. The deadly accident happened at around 3:03 p.m. on Interstate 84 in Montgomery.

According to officials, 72-year-old David Harp, of Slate Hill, was traveling east when a tire on his truck blew out and forced the vehicle off the road near exit 28. The truck traveled roughly 1000-feet before crashing into multiple trees and bursting into flames.

Fire department crews arrived at the scene and extinguished the blaze. Harp was located deceased inside the truck. At this time, the investigation into this incident remains ongoing.

No further information has been released.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of David Harp at this time.

Fatal Trucking Accidents in New York

Montgomery, NY – David Harp Killed After Tire Blowout on I-84

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), deadly crashes involving large trucks rose to their highest levels during 2017. Trucking accidents in New York are often fatal, and many of these accidents are triggered by no fault of the victim but by issues such as improper loading and poor vehicle maintenance. Following such an overwhelming event, it is crucial for victims and their loved ones to know that they may have the right to be compensated for their suffering.

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