State Police investigate fatal snowmobile accident

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ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – State Police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Interstate 787, Exit 4B southbound. One person, operating a snowmobile, has died after colliding with a tractor-trailer. 

No one else was injured in the accident. 

*Update:

State Police have identified the deceased driver of the snowmobile as Raymond E. Chevalier, 40, of Schenectady.  The preliminary investigation shows that Chevalier was operating his snowmobile south bound on I-787 when he rear-ended the tractor trailer being driven by Paul O. Morrison, 54, of Esperance.

Morrison was not impaired and has cooperated fully with the investigation.  The investigation into the accident continues. 


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