HEROES: Stony Point PO’s Agovino, Ferrara and Mari (Not pictured) evacuating two young children from a quick moving house fire this morning.
(VIA STONY POINT PD) – Great work by PO’s Agovino, Ferrara and Mari (Not pictured) at an early morning house fire today. Thankfully everyone evacuated safely. Tremendous work by our VOLUNTEER Fire Departments and EMS – Wayne Hose Company #1 Stony Point Fire Dept, Stony Point Ambulance Corps, Thiells Fire Department, West Haverstraw FD, Hillcrest Fire Company No. 1, Fort Montgomery FD. Special thank you to the unknown photographer who shared these photos with our officers. Reminder: Clocks forward tonight – CHANGE YOUR SMOKE DETECTOR BATTERIES.
You can view Veteran Rockland Fire Photographer Kenny Flynn’s full gallery of photos HERE
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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.
Photo credit – Rockland Video