Major Jennifer Gottstine
Troop T Commander
On April 28, 2021, shortly before 9:00 p.m., a Trooper assigned to SP New Rochelle was conducting a vehicle and traffic stop on I-95 southbound, in the area of mile marker 6.3 in the city of New Rochelle. The Trooper was walking back to his patrol car when a white van failed to move over and struck the Trooper. The van failed to stop.
The Trooper was transported to White Plains Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The van did not hit the Troop car or the vehicle which was pulled over. No other injuries were reported.
The State Police are asking anyone in the area during the time of the incident who may have more information, to please contact Troop T Headquarters at 518-436-2825.