*****UPDATE/ NAME RELEASED*****State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal accident which occurred on I-87 in the Town of Greenburgh



 Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.
 Troop T Commander




 Greenburgh, NY – On Friday, March 2, 2018, at approximately 4:40 p.m., State Police were dispatched to investigate a serious injury accident which occurred northbound I-87 near mile post marker 11.3 in the Town of Greenburgh.

The driver of the vehicle Barry M. Shapiro, age 67 of Briarcliff Manor, NY was traveling northbound on I-87 when a tree fell from the eastbound shoulder and landed on Mr. Shapiro's vehicle. Mr. Shapiro's vehicle continued a short distance until coming to rest against a guiderail. Mr. Shapiro was transported to Westchester Medical Center with serious life-threatening injuries and was later pronounced deceased. No other vehicles were involved in the accident, no other injuries were reported.