30 March 2022
 Major Richard J. O’Brien
 Troop G Commander

At approximately 4:27 p.m. on March 29, 2022, State Police in Fonda responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash on State Route 5 in the Town of Amsterdam.

Preliminary investigation determined that 54-year-old James E. Green of Gloversville was traveling westbound on State Route 5 in a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt when he crossed the median and began traveling west in the eastbound lane. Green collided head-on with an eastbound tractor-trailer operated by 56-year-old Robert J. Gisondi of Gloversville.

Green was transported to St.Mary’s Hospital where he died as a result of his injuries. Gisondi was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.


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