Troopers are investigating a crash in Greenport that killed one

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GREENPORT – State Police are investigating a Monday afternoon crash on Route 23 that claimed the life of a female from Glenmont.

On August 9, 2021, at 2:15 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to State Route 23 near Fingar Road in Greenport for a report of one vehicle off the roadway.  At the scene, Troopers found a 2013 Volvo S60 that had left the roadway and struck a tree.  The officers immediately went to work to save the life of the operator, identified as 82-year-old Barbara Coon of Glenmont.

The Troopers continued their efforts until they were relieved by medics from Greenport Emergency Medical Services.

The life-saving techniques were unsuccessful and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.


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