15 July 2020
 
 

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
 Major Eric L. Laughton
 Troop E Commander
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 
UPDATE:
 
State Police announce the name of the individual killed in yesterday’s accident on the Lake Ontario State Parkway.  Robert Hoffman, age 41, from Dansville, NY died when the vehicle he was operating drove off the road, struck another vehicle and then a tree.
The investigation is continuing.
 
 
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On July 15, 2020, at approximately 4:10 p.m., the State Police investigated a 2 vehicle fatal accident on the Lake Ontario State Parkway in the town of Greece.  The operator of a westbound vehicle failed to negotiate a curve and drove off the north shoulder, crossing a grassy median and struck the rear of a vehicle traveling westbound on the on-ramp from I-390 to the Parkway.
The first vehicle then struck a tree and overturned onto its roof.
The operator was pronounced dead at the scene.  The operator of the second vehicle was transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.
 
The name of the deceased will be released tomorrow after the family has been notified.
The investigation is continuing.   
 

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