Thursday, January 17, 2019




One dead in Route 17 crash-- Update!

BLOOMING GROVE – A one-car accident on Route 17 eastbound in the Town of Blooming Grove Wednesday afternoon claimed the life of the driver, State Police said.

The crash occurred just before exit 129 when the vehicle was said to have run off the highway and crashed. Troopers found a 2007 Dodge Caliber down an embankment with the driver dead from injuries sustained. He was pronounced dead by Orange County Medical Examiner Michael Masopust.

The cause of the crash is unknown and the man's identity has not yet been made public pending notification of relatives.



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