New Paltz, NY Accidents

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Fatal accident in Kingston under investigation

KINGSTON – An accident between a tractor-trailer and bicyclist that claimed the life of the biker on Saturday, September 18, is under investigation. The collision took place in the vicinity of Broadway and Wast St. James Street. Kingston police responded to the accident at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday and...
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Photos of Mysterious Old Shipwreck in Cornwall, New York Raises Questions

Has anyone ever seen this massive old wreck in the Hudson River town of Cornwall, New York or know the story behind it?. I've lived in the Hudson Valley for almost 5 years now and I'm just starting to notice all the weird things in the Hudson River. Last week I learned that eels and sharks can make their way up here from the ocean so that's nice. No, you didn't misread that either.
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Bicyclist dies in accident in Midtown Kingston

KINGSTON, N.Y. — A bicyclist was fatally injured Saturday afternoon in an accident involving a tractor-trailer, the Kingston Police Department said. On its Facebook page, the department said the accident happened at approximately 1:31 p.m. in the area of Broadway and East St. James St. Officers arriving at the scene found that the bicyclist had suffered severe injuries and was later pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Facebook post.
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Pedestrian killed in accident with Sheriff’s deputy

HYDE PARK – A pedestrian was killed on Violet Avenue (Route 9G) Thursday night after being struck by a Dutchess County Sheriff’s (DCSO) patrol vehicle. The incident happened in the vicinity of the Hyde Park Assisted Living Facility at approximately 7:35 p.m. Witnesses told Mid Hudson News that the deputy...

Accident sends Germantown man to Columbia Memorial

GREENPORT — A Columbia County man was injured Thursday morning when his truck rolled over in Greenport, Aaron Hicks, public information officer for state police Troop K, said Friday. Devin N. Rideout, 21, of Germantown, was taken to Columbia Memorial Health with non-life-threatening injuries, Hicks said. At about 4:13 a.m.,...
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Dozens of firefighters needed to battle stubborn house fire

HYDE PARK – A Thursday afternoon house fire required several fire departments and dozens of firefighters to extinguish the flames at 7 Surico Drive in Hyde Park. Getting water to the firefighters was a challenge due to the secluded location and lack of hydrants. The Roosevelt Fire Department responded to...
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Girl, 13, survives jump from Rondout Creek Bridge in Kingston

KINGSTON, N.Y. — A 13-year-old girl survived after jumping from the Rondout Creek Bridge, Kingston Police Lt. Cliff Tremper said Wednesday. The girl, who was not identified, was seen by several witnesses jumping from the bridge at about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Tremper said. The bridge, also known as the Wurts Street Bridge, spans the Rondout Creek from Wurts Street in the city to Old Route 9W in Port Ewen.

Driver killed in 5-vehicle crash involving tractor-trailer on I-280, authorities say

A 51-year-old woman was killed Tuesday afternoon in a five-vehicle, chain-reaction crash involving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 280 West in Essex County, authorities said. Nicole A. Greco, of Chester, New York, died in the pileup, which occurred about 3:30 p.m. near milepost 12.6 in West Orange, according to New Jersey State Police. The crash closed westbound lanes for hours.

House Fire Breaks Out In Area

Crews from throughout the area worked to extinguish a fire that broke out in an area home.First responders in Putnam County were called to the house on Drewville Road in Carmel at approximately 11:20 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13, Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department spokesperson Jack Casey said.According …