Chester, NY – Missing 81-Year-Old Man Found to be Victim of Fatal Accident
Chester, NY (January 23, 2019) – A man who was reported to have gone missing has been sadly discovered to be deceased following a motor vehicle accident in the Adirondacks. The body of the man, identified as Robert Deflumer, of Schroon, was found on Tuesday, January 22, at an unspecified time. At this time, police believe that Deflumer died due to injuries he received in a car crash.
According to authorities, Deflumer was found by police after they came across his car in the Adirondack mountains. Deflumer was reported to have struck a tree off an unstated roadway but the events that led to the accident are unclear at this time.
Police have not determined whether or not anyone else had been involved in the accident or if other factors such as a medical episode or mechanical failure led to the fatal incident. Authorities are actively investigating the cause of the crash as no further information has been provided.
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First and foremost, our deepest condolences and most genuine sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to the loved ones of Robert Deflumer during this devastating time. Unfortunately, New York car accidents are often fatal and we recognize such sudden events as one of the most tragic happenings that can occur. While it can be terribly challenging, it is essential for the bereaved family to know that they may have very substantial rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we realize that there are not many things as devastating as the unexpected loss of a loved one. Our New York accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions as we can offer to guidance along the commonly complex path toward obtaining compensation for your loss. If you have lost a loved one in a New York car accident due to the actions of a negligent party or other entity, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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