28 May 2020
 

  NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
  Major Darrin S. Pitkin
  Troop D Commander

  
PRESS RELEASE

 

On May 28, 2020, at 11:36 A.M., State Police in Morrisville responded to a reported bicyclist struck by a vehicle on Lake Moraine Road near the intersection with Frederick Road in the town of Madison, Madison County.

The preliminary investigation has revealed 61-year-old Becky A. Eisenhut from Lake Moraine Road was riding her bicycle south on Lake Moraine Road when she was struck from behind by a 2016 Jeep Wrangler, operated by Delos J. Thurston, age 22 from Whitesboro, NY who was also headed south on Lake Moraine Road.

Mrs. Eisenhut was pronounced deceased at the scene.  Thurston was not injured in the crash.

A drug recognition expert responded to the scene and determined there were no signs of alcohol or drug impairment on behalf of Mr. Thurston.

 

State Police were assisted at the scene by the village of Hamilton Police Department and the Troop D Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU).

The investigation is continuing.


 

 

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