16 August 2019
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop B Commander
On August 15, 2019, at 8:46 p.m., State Police responded to a one-car crash on State Route 9N, in the town of Crown Point. An investigation at the scene revealed a 2009 Chevrolet Silverado operated by Anthony C Armstrong, 58, of Ticonderoga, was traveling south on State Route 9N, when, for an unknown reason, the vehicle ran off the west shoulder of the highway. Armstrong’s vehicle ran into the guard rails and then into a ditch, overturning.
Crown Point Fire and Lamoille EMS responded. However, Armstrong was pronounced deceased at the scene by Essex County Coroner Kellie King. His body was removed to the University of Vermont Health Network at CVPH in Plattsburgh, where an autopsy will be scheduled.