Posted on Monday, May 6th, 2019 at 9:40 pm
Fort Edward, NY (May 6, 2019) – A crash that took place on early Monday morning, May 6th, was tragically reported to have resulted in the death of a 52-year-old man from Hudson Falls. According to authorities, the accident happened along Burgoyne Avenue at an unspecified time for reasons that have not been confirmed.
Investigators stated that Andrew Willig was traveling south along the aforementioned road in a 2016 Chevrolet truck when the vehicle left the roadway. The Chevrolet struck a tree head-on, resulting in serious damages and severe injuries. Emergency medical crews were called to the scene with police to assist the victim.
Unfortunately, Willig was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash, according to the Sheriff’s Office. No further details have been released as police are actively investigating the events that led to this incident.
Car Accidents in New York
First and foremost, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Andrew Willig as they attempt to cope during this tragic and devastating time. Following a car accident in New York, it is important to know that you may have very significant rights moving forward, particularly in the event your loved one was not at fault for the incident.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have devoted their careers to those who have unjustly suffered at the hands of reckless drivers and other negligent entities such as a manufacturer. We understand the immense hindrances that frequently arise in the aftermath of a serious collision, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident in New York, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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