Union Vale, NY (May 28, 2020) – At around 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning, May 27th, New York State Police troopers were dispatched to the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash in the town of Union Vale. It happened in the southbound lane of Chestnut Ridge Road, according to officials.
Troopers said that 22-year-old Steven D. Ziskind, of East Fishkill, entered the roadway on a 2016 Yamaha motorcycle when he collided with a 2006 Lincoln Mark LT. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and transported Ziskind to Sharon Hospital with critical injuries. He was pronounced deceased a short time later.
Authorities have not commented on the other driver involved as no further details were reported. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Steven D. Ziskind t this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in New York
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