08 February 2020
 
 

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
 Major Eric L. Laughton
 Troop E Commander
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 

A New York State Trooper and another motorist sustained minor injuries during a 2 vehicle motor vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m. today.

Preliminary investigation reveals that the trooper was westbound on Ridge Road and the other motorist was eastbound and failed to yield the right of way and turned left in front of the trooper causing the collision.  Both the trooper and the other operator were taken to Strong Hospital for minor injuries.

 

The investigation is continuing and charges are pending.

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