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State Police Investigating Fatal UTV Crash in Town of Smithville


The New York State Police are investigating a fatal UTV crash that occurred in the Town of Smithville back on May 29th. State Police say Troopers were dispatched just after 9:30 in the evening to an accident involving a UTV.

An investigation led by Troopers found the UTV was on Waldon Road in the Town of Smithville. State Police say the operator while on the road lost control of the UTV, left the roadway and then struck a tree when the UTV came to rest on its side.

The operator of the UTV, identified as 52 year old William J. Williams of Greene, died as a result of the crash. A passenger, who was only identified as a 24 year old from Green, was transported to Wilson Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

State Police say the investigation remains ongoing.

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