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Columbus, NY – Authorities Release Identities of Individuals Involved in Fatal Two-Car Crash

Columbus, NY (December 18, 2018) – On Tuesday, December 18, troopers released the identities of those involved in a two-car crash that took the life of one person and injured two others on Saturday, December 15. The deceased victim, now identified as 27-year-old Bradley C. Prosser, of Sherburne, was stated as the cause of the crash which took place on County Road 25 near Columbus in Chenango County.

Police stated that Prosser had veered his vehicle into oncoming traffic, subsequently colliding with another vehicle. According to authorities, Prosser had a dangerous mix of drugs and alcohol in his system at the time of the accident, including a BAC of 0.23.

26-year-old Tasha C. Carney, of Edmeston, was a passenger in Prosser’s vehicle and was treated for minor injuries. The driver of the other vehicle involved, 46-year-old Shannon M. Donnelly-Travis, of Schuyler Lake, was transported by helicopter to Upstate Medical Center. She was reported to have suffered a fractured arm and leg, and no drugs or alcohol were found in her system.

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Columbus NY – Authorities Release Identities of Individuals Involved in Fatal Two-Car Crash

Our sincerest condolences are extended to the loved ones of Bradley C. Prosser as we further offer our sympathies to both Shannon M.cDonnelly-Travis and Tasha C. Carney, as well. Unfortunately, far too many people choose to drive their vehicles while impaired, often causing devastating car accidents in New York all-too-often.

Our empathetic attorneys at Hach & Rose understand that there are no winners when it comes to a serious motor vehicle accident. We also understand that when a reckless driver causes a collision that results in serious injuries or death, the party that was not at fault deserves the most compensation possible.

Our New York accident attorneys work each day to help the victims of other people and their careless behavior. If you have been hurt in a car accident due to an intoxicated or otherwise negligent driver, please call 212-779-0057 today. 

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