22 August 2019

Major Brian Shortall
Troop C Commander


On August 21, 2019 at approximately 1:18 pm. New York State Police responded to Town brook Road at Red Rock Road in the town of Stamford to a report of a propane truck in a ditch and on its passenger side.  Members from the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit, State Police Investigators, ENCON, Hobart and Stamford Fire Departments assisted at the scene. 
An investigation revealed that for an unknown reason, possibly medically related Edward M. Walley Jr., age 62 of Delhi, NY drove off the roadway, into a ditch and struck a utility pole before rolling to its passenger side.  Walley was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. 

An autopsy is scheduled for later today. 


You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.