Copake crash leaves one dead
February 04, 2017 06:23 PM
COPAKE -- A man is dead after an accident in Copake Friday night.
The Columbia County Sheriff's Department says it happened around 9:30 p.m. 46-year-old Robert Lowden was driving on County Route 7A when he lost control, and hit a utility pole.
Lowden was killed in the crash. His passenger, 31-year-old Michael Steinmetz Jr., was taken to Albany Med.
Deputies say speed and alcohol may have been factors in the crash.
Created: February 04, 2017 06:23 PM
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