On June 13, 2021, at approximately 3:45 am, the Clarkstown Police Department responded to the area of Rt 59 eastbound near the Rt 304 overpass for a reported one car accident with injury.
Officers observed one vehicle overturned near the median in the eastbound lanes of Rt. 59, with one occupant still inside. It is believed at this time that the vehicle fell from Rt 304 onto Rt 59. The sole occupant of the vehicle, an adult male, was declared deceased on scene. No further information will be provided at this time, as we await next of kin notification.
The following road were closed for an extended period of time due to the ongoing investigation being performed by the Clarkstown Police Accident Investigation Team, all eastbound lanes on Rt 59 (Nanuet) from Rt 304 northbound ramp to Smith St.
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Police Investigating Fatal Accident on Route 303 in Blauvelt
BLAUVELT, NY – On Monday November 15, 2021, at approximately 5:03PM, the Orangetown Police responded to a report of a Motor Vehicle Collision at the intersection of State Route 303 and East Erie Street in the Hamlet of Blauvelt, N.Y.
A 2005 Mack commercial box truck operated by Andrew Roe, 29, of Middletown, NY was traveling northbound on Route 303. A 2019 Subaru Forester, operated by Seymour Whynman, 83, of Blauvelt, NY was traveling westbound on E. Erie Street. A collision occurred at the intersection and the Subaru Forrester subsequently collided with a 2020 ford transit van in the southbound left only turn lane of Route 303. Mr. Whynmn and a female passenger were transported to Nyack Hospital by South Orangetown Ambulance Corps.
It is with deep sadness we report the passing of Seymour Whynman.
This accident is currently being investigated by the Orangetown Police Accident Investigation team. Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or anyone who may have additional information to contact the Orangetown Police Department at 845-0359-3700.
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