One Fatal Crash; and Car Goes Through Building

According to officials an accident on Sunday night closed Willow Grove Road in Haverstraw until Monday morning while the police, Bureau of Criminal Investigations, and Medical Examiner’s office investigated the scene. Paramedics stated the car was being driven by a man who was pronounced dead at the scene and a woman, who was a passenger in the car, received injuries when thrown from the vehicle and was taken to Nyack Hospital. The names of both involved in the single car accident have not been released, and investigations are continuing into what caused the car to roll down the 20-foot embankment on the side of the road while traveling East before being stopped by a tree. Also on Sunday Ramapo Police responded to reports around 9:50 AM of an unrelated accident in Sloatsburg and found a Honda Civic had crashed into a store front on Orange Turnpike. Police stated that 28-year old Abraham Andrade of Ramsey, New Jersey, was charged with a misdemeanor count of driving while intoxicated and the business at the address was closed at the time, but sustained about $30,000.

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