New City, NY - Fatal Two-Car Crash on Rt 304 near E Phillips Hill Rd

New City, NY – Fatal Two-Car Crash on Rt 304 near E Phillips Hill Rd

Posted by: Joanne Holcomb on January 21, 2023

New City, NY (January 21, 2023) – One person lost their life in a two-car accident at an intersection in New City Friday morning, according to information provided by the Clarkstown police. 

Police were dispatched to the scene of the accident, located on Route 304 near East Phillips Hill Road, at approximately 11:50 a.m. The first officer on the scene found two vehicles with significant damage. 

One, a Hyundai Elantra, was found stopped in the middle of Route 304. The other, a Toyota Highlander, was found in a wooded area near the northbound lanes of Route 304. 

Two occupants inside of the Toyota Highlander had to be extricated by crews with the New City Fire Engine Company. The two victims were treated and transported by New City Ambulance, Rockland Paramedics, and Congers Ambulance. 

The Clarkstown Police Department Accident Investigation Team was seen investigating at the scene. Route 304 was closed in both directions for several hours from East Phillips Hill Road to Squadron Boulevard.

The driver of the Hyundai was pronounced deceased on-site by paramedics. At this time, no further information has been reported. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this tragedy. We understand that there is absolutely nothing more devastating than the unexpected loss of a family member, especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided in any way possible.

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