UPDATE: The St. Lawrence County Coroner has determined that the cause of death for Lorraine E. Stevens and Desiree N. Lowery is drowning. The cause of death for the driver, Jackie J. Henry, is pending toxicology results.
On Saturday, July 16, at about 4:40 a.m., State Police responded to a rollover motor vehicle crash in the area of 169 Chub Road Lake Road in the town of Fowler.
An investigation determined that a 2017 Nissan Rogue was headed east on Chub Lake Road when it went off the south shoulder, struck a guiderail and overturned, coming to rest on its roof in a stream.
The driver, Jackie J. Henry, 34, of Richville, NY, and a passenger, Lorraine E. Stevens, 25, of Hermon, NY were transported to Gouverneur Hospital where they both died. A third passenger, Desiree N. Lowery, 32, of Potsdam, died on the scene.
Passenger Mark Hubbard, 33, of Rochester, was transported to Upstate University Hospital for treatment of his injuries, and another passenger, Joy R. Henry, 13, of Richville, was transported to Canton-Potsdam Hospital, treated and released.
The crash remains under investigation.