Posted on Friday, December 28th, 2018 at 4:51 am
Hurleyville, NY (December 27, 2018) – A motor vehicle accident that took place on Monday, December 24, tragically claimed the life of the driver, 30-year-old Oscar Magana, of Swan Lake, and resulted in the critical injuries of 47-year-old Fernando Delaluz-Chino, of South Fallsburg. Sadly, Delaluz-Chino has now been reported to have passed away from his injuries. One other victim was also injured in the crash, however, that person was treated and released from the hospital.
The accident was reported to have occurred at approximately 340 p.m. on Brophy Road, just near the intersection with Main Street in Hurleyville. Magana had been driving along the aforementioned road with the two aforementioned passengers when he struck a tree. The cause of the accident remains unknown at this time.
Magana, as well as the front-seat passenger, were transported to Orange Regional Medical Center in the town of Wallkill where Magana was tragically pronounced dead and the passenger was released. Delaluz-Chino was taken to Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris where he was also pronounced dead at a later time.
Police are still investigating the events that led to this crash. No further information has been provided at this time.
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Above all else, we would like to extend our most genuine condolences to loved ones of both Oscar Magana, and Fernando Delaluz-Chino during this devastating time. It is essential to know that as the victim of someone else’s negligent behavior, you may have very significant rights following your involvement in a New York car accident.
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