HAVERSTRAW – The new year began on a tragic note in the Town of Haverstraw as at least one person was killed in an automobile crash on Beach Road.
Haverstraw Police on the scene confirmed at least one death in the early morning incident. Other people were rushed to Montefiore Nyack Hospital with serious injuries, police said.
The 1 a.m. accident occurred when a car careened off the roadway and through a fence.
The cause of the accident was under investigation; however, it was extremely foggy at the time.
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