20 September 2019
 
  NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
  Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.
   Troop T Commander
 
 


PRESS RELEASE
 

 

New Rochelle, NY – On September 18, 2019, State Police were dispatched to investigate a serious injury accident which involved a pedestrian falling from an overpass on I-95.
 
The crash occurred at approximately 10:00 a.m. on I-95 southbound at mile marker 5.3 in the city of New Rochelle, Westchester County.
 
During the investigation, witnesses reported seeing Salvatore Renda, 55, of New Rochelle, NY, climb over the overpass fencing and scale down the I-beam before falling to the roadway below, striking a Ford pickup truck during decent.    
 
Renda was transported to Jacobi Hospital for life threatening injuries and is currently listed in critical condition.   
 
 
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