Fatal Accident in West Nyack

According to Clarkstown Police, a vehicle accident on Route 59 in West Nyack on Wednesday resulted in the death of Emmanuel Estriplet, 56 of Central Nyack. Police stated that around 12:30 PM, Estriplet and his passenger, Marie Cherimond were traveling on Route 59 when their 2004 Hummer hit a sign and drove off the road, hitting a snowbank and flipping upside down. Estriplet was pinned beneath the car, and officials reported that he went into cardiac arrest after he was taken from the vehicle and had to be transported to Nyack Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Cherimond was not seriously injured and police are continuing to investigate the crash, which lead to the closure of two Eastbound lanes and heavy traffic for about two hours.

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