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Schoharie, NY: Professor at SUNY Among Those Killed in Limo Crash

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Last Updated: 02-08-2022
Last Updated: 02-08-2022
Written by: Michael A. Rose and Gregory Hach

Schoharie, NY: Professor at SUNY Among Those Killed in Limo Crash

Posted on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 6:30 am    

Schoharie, NY (October 9, 2018)– One of the many victims of the tragic Schoharie limo crash that claimed the lives of twenty people on Saturday, October 6, has been identified as Brian Hough. Hough was one of the two pedestrians who was sadly struck and killed during the deadly accident.

The accident occurred when a limousine carrying 18 people as part of a wedding party crashed at the intersection of Route 30 and Route 30A in Schoharie. According to Hough’s mother, the professor had been at the Apple Barrel Country Store along with his father-in-law, James Schnurr, when both men were tragically struck by the speeding limo and killed at the scene.

Hough was an assistant geology professor at SUNY Oswego, and he will be terribly missed by his wife and young son. The crash is under an ongoing investigation at this time.

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First and foremost, our hearts are crushed for all twenty of the victims, as well as the countless family members who have been overwhelmed by this incident. We offer our genuine condolences and most wholehearted thoughts and prayers to the families and other loved ones of both Brian Hough and James Schnurr during this tragic time. New York car accidents are frequently fatal, nonetheless, there are few tragedies as sudden and widespread as this one.

Schoharie, NY – Professor at SUNY Oswego Among Those Killed in Deadly Limo Crash

Too many lives were abruptly ended because of the negligence of another party, and that is why we at Hach and Rose have made it our mission to assist victims and their families during this time. Our compassionate New York accident attorneys are driven to hold reckless drivers and other entities accountable for the massive pain and sorrow they inflict.

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