Dewitt, NY – Driver Killed After Being Forced into Multi-Vehicle Crash
Dewitt, NY (November 15, 2018) – A deadly motor vehicle accident was reported Thursday morning, November 15, that took place on East Molloy Road in Dewitt. The fatal crash was stated to have happened between Townline Road and Fairway Drive at approximately 6:30 a.m. Three to four vehicles were reported to be involved in the accident that left one person dead.
According to a preliminary investigation, the 57-year-old male driver of a vehicle was stopped on East Malloy Road westbound when the crash occurred. That driver was reported to have been waiting to make a left turn into a business when he was struck from behind by a pickup truck. The impact of that collision forced the man’s vehicle into eastbound traffic.
After being pushed into the oncoming lane, the man was struck by an SUV. The unidentified driver was reported to have died at the scene. Other injuries were stated to have occurred during the crash, however, those injuries appear to be minor at this time. Neither drugs nor alcohol seem to be factors in this accident.
No further information has been made available as police are continuing an investigation into this accident.
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