A New York City man was killed in a crash on the Taconic State Parkway in the Hudson Valley.
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On Monday, New York State Police from the Stormville barracks began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash on the Taconic State Parkway in the town of Putnam Valley.
At approximately 9:34 a.m., Troopers were dispatched to the area of mile marker 30.7 southbound on the Taconic State Parkway just south of Exit 31A for a report of a car off the roadway.
The investigation found the 1995 Toyota Tacoma, operated by 55-year-old Douglas W. Day of New York left the Taconic State Parkway for an unknown reason while traveling south and struck a tree.
Unfortunately, Douglas Day succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on the scene by the Putnam County Coroner’s Office, police say.
The cause of the fatal crash is ongoing.
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