State Police investigating fatal crash in Pleasant Valley, update

07 September 2022

Major Kathryne M. Rohde
Troop K Commander

Update: September 9, 2022 – The operator of the 2009 Nissan Murano that passed two vehicles before striking a 2015 Chrysler Town & Country was Camay O. Pryce, age 33, of Poughkeepsie, NY.  The victim and operator of the 2015 Chrysler was Erin T. Clancy, age 50, of Stanford, NY.

This investigation remains ongoing.

Original press release September 7, 2022:

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.

Author: Harlem Valley News