State Police investigating fatal tractor trailer rollover in Easton

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EASTON, N.Y. – State Police are investigating the scene of a fatal tractor trailer rollover in Easton.

Authorities say Robert R. Graham, of Fort Ann, lost control while going downhill in a tractor trailer hauling 66,000 pounds of blacktop and turning right. The vehicle overturned onto the west shoulder of Wilbur Avenue.

Graham was partially ejected and pinned under driver's side portion of tractor. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The tractor trailer was a 2006 Sterling Tractor owned by Charles Friedman Excavating Inc. of Hudson Falls. Graham was working on a resurfacing project on Wilbur Road.




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