Schaghticoke, NY (January 26, 2020) – Two people died on Friday, January 24th in a head-on collision that took place just before 7:00 a.m. along Route 67 that also left another victim critically injured.
Police logs indicate that 44-year-old Daniel Taber was driving near the intersection of Muriel Lane and Route 67. He and his passenger, 41-year-old Michael Foster collided with a car driven by 49-year-old Paul J. DeMarco.
Both Foster and Taber sustained serious injuries in the collision and died at the scene.
DeMarco was transported by medical chopper to Albany Medical Center for emergency treatment of life-threatening injuries.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victims, Daniel Taber and Michael Foster, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
Head-On Collisions in Schaghticoke
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