NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Kathryne M. Rohde
Troop K Commander
Greenport, New York – On August 9, 2021, the New York State Police from the Livingston barracks began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash in the town of Greenport.
At approximately 2:15 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to State Route 23 near Fingar Road in the town of Greenport for a report of one vehicle off the roadway. At the scene, Barbara Coon, aged 82 years, of Glenmont, NY, was located with severe injuries after leaving the roadway and striking a tree in her 2013 Volvo S60.
Responding Troopers immediately began life-saving techniques until Greenport Emergency Medical Services arrived on scene. Unfortunately, Barbara Coon succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.
This investigation remains ongoing.