09 July 2020

 Major Eric L. Laughton
 Troop E Commander



On July 8, 2020, at approximately 5:54 p.m., the State Police responded to a serious injury hit and run accident on St-Rte 414 in the town of Rose involving a vehicle vs. horse and buggy.

The horse drawn buggy was traveling southbound when a vehicle also traveling southbound struck the buggy from behind and fled the scene.

The operator of the buggy, Carolina Miller, age 24, from Clyde, NY was transported to Strong Hospital for serious injuries.  The passenger in the buggy, Ervin Miller, age 3, from Rose, NY was also taken to Strong Hospital for serious injuries.

The operator of the vehicle, Paige Rivenburgh, age 25, from Clyde, NY was not injured and later turned herself in to the Clyde Police Department.

State Police Investigators are consulting with the Wayne County District Attorney and charges against Rivenburgh are pending and the investigation is continuing.


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