State Police investigating a fatal crash in Pleasant Valley
Pleasant Valley, New York – On September 7, 2022, the New York State Police began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash on State Route 44 in the town of Pleasant Valley.
At approximately 5:50 a.m., Troopers responded to State Route 44 near Brown Road for a report of a head-on collision. Initial investigation revealed a 2009 Nissan Murano operated eastbound, while passing two vehicles, struck a westbound 2015 Chrysler Town & Country.
The operator of the Chrysler Town & Country was pronounced deceased on scene. The operator of the Nissan Murano was transported to a local area hospital for serious injuries.
SP Poughkeepsie Investigator Gonyo is requesting any possible witness that has not yet spoken to the State Police to please contact the Troop K Bureau of Investigation at (845) 677-7300 in reference to case# 11034699.
This investigation remains ongoing and will be updated as information becomes available.