Schroon, NY (August 24, 2020) – According to the New York State Police, a woman was killed in a moped crash with a pickup truck on Friday evening, August 21st. The fatal collision was reported at around 5:50 p.m. at the intersection of New York State Route 9 and Cedar Hill Drive.
Authorities say that Jane M. Whitehouse, 64, of Troy, was idle on a moped when a pickup truck hit the back of the vehicle. Whitehouse was waiting to make a turn onto Cedar Hill Road and was ejected from the moped during the crash.
Police and emergency medical technicians were dispatched to the scene where they pronounced Whitehouse deceased. The driver of the pickup, identified as George C. Reeves, 61, of Schroon, was not hurt in the accident.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
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