HIGHLAND, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Investigations into a fatal two-car crash on Sunday morning are ongoing. According to the Town of Lloyd Police, the accident happened on Route 9W near Chapel Hill Road.
Police say a 21-year-old Poughkeepsie man was driving southbound in a 2008 Ford Explorer. The Explorer crossed into the northbound lane and struck a 2016 Chevy Cruse traveling north.
The 50-year-old driver of the Chevy Cruse sustained internal injuries and was transported to Vassar Hospital by the New Paltz Rescue Squad. A 52-year-old passenger in the Chevy Cruse was transported to the Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital by the Mobil Life Ambulance. The passenger succumbed to her injuries.
The driver of the Ford Explorer was uninjured. Names are being withheld pending family notification.