A sixeen-year-old Ossining High School student lost his life early this morning, January 14, 2006, as a result of a single motor-vehicle accident at the Route 9 North off-ramp at Croton Point Avenue (map), as pictured. Three other youths, aged sixteen and seventeen, including the driver, were injured in the accident and transported to nearby hospitals by ambulance for treatment. The accident occurred at approximately 10:00 PM on Friday, January 13, 2006 and remains under investigation by the Village of Croton-on-Hudson Police Department. Additional information about this accident will be available to Crotonblog readers in the upcoming edition of the Police Blotter.
Editor’s note: On behalf of the entire Crotonblog staff, we are very saddened to report this tragic news and offer our condolences to the families and friends touched by this accident.