Troopers Investigate Fatal Crash in town of Rodman


  Major Philip T. Rougeux
  Troop D Commander



State Police in Lee are investigating a fatal crash on County Route 69 in the town of Rodman, Jefferson County.

Investigation has revealed that at approximately 4:40 p.m. a 2004 Toyota pickup truck, operated by 38-year-old, Daniel E. Anderson from Henderson Harbor, NY was traveling southbound on County Route 69 when he drifted across the center lane and into the northbound lane striking the driver’s side of a 2015 Ford flatbed truck.  The operator, Kyle K. Morak, age 23 and his passenger, 20 year-old, Mariah V. Derrigo were transported to Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown with non-life threatening injuries. 

Mr. Anderson was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The investigation is continuing.