13 October 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


On October 12, 2021 at 2:57 P.M., Troopers out of SP Newstead responded to a one car collision on Sand Hill Road in the town of Newstead.  Further investigation revealed that the 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt was traveling south bound on Sand Hill Road. The operator, Daniel C. Giovino, 23 of Clarence, NY failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, exiting the roadway at a high rate of speed. The vehicle struck a tree and became engulfed in flames. Newstead Fire Department assisted at the scene. Giovino was pronounced deceased at the scene.

This is an active investigation

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