NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Brian Shortall
Troop C Commander
Original release: On February 15, 2020 at approximately 4:35 p.m., New York State Police, the Cortland County Sheriff’s Department, Dryden Fire and EMS and Harford Fire responded to a report of a 14-year-old who fell through the ice.
An investigation revealed that the 14-year-old fell through the ice on a creek near Route 200 in Harford, NY and was located just outside of the water. The 14-year-old was transported by ambulance to Guthrie Cortland Medical Center and later succumbed to injuries.
The investigation is continuing.