MONTEBELLO, NY – 5PM (Saturday) Replace through Ramapo PD
OVERNIGHT CAR ACCIDENT CLAIMS THE LIFE OF LOCAL RESIDENT AND THE ARREST OF A SUFFERN YOUTH
At roughly 2:50 AM this morning on Rt.202 within the Village of Montebello, NY, the RPD responded to a report of a one automotive accident. Responding patrol officers noticed a car flipped over on its facet. It had been occupied by 5 people.
4 of the occupants have been transported to each Nyack Hospital and Westchester Medical Heart. These occupants have been handled for non-life threatening accidents. One feminine occupant was declared deceased on the scene. All the occupants together with the deceased have been underneath the age of 18 years outdated.
The car struck a utility pole, inflicting energy disruption within the space. The street stays closed at the moment.
The Rockland County District Lawyer’s Workplace is helping the Ramapo Police Division Crash Investigation Staff with the investigation.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the 17 12 months outdated male driver from Suffern, NY was intoxicated. He was transported from Nyack Hospital to the Ramapo Police Division for arrest processing.
The motive force, whose identification will probably be withheld as a result of his juvenile standing, was charged with Manslaughter 2nd, Assault 2nd, Vehicular Assault 1st, Vehicular Manslaughter 2nd and DWI.
The investigation into the reason for the crash is ongoing and is anticipated to take a while to finish.
The male driver was arraigned just about this afternoon in Rockland County Youth Superior Court docket. He was launched on his personal recognizance and can return to court docket on Monday April 26, 2021.
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The Ramapo Police Division proceed their investigation right into a severe automotive accident that occurred on Route 202 and Viola Highway within the Village of Montebello within the early morning hours of Saturday, April 24.
Police have confirmed that 5 people have been within the car on the time of the crash. One occupant of the car was killed within the crash. Different people have been transported to native hospitals.
Aiding RPD early this morning was Tallman Hearth Division, Springhill, W.P. Faist, Ramapo Valley Ambulance Corps and Rockland Paramedics. O&R utilities additionally initially responded and stays on scene.
Photograph by Rockland Buff.
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