One man dead after car crash in Warren County
August 14, 2019 12:02 PM
STONY CREEK - One man is dead after a car crash on Riley Hill Road.
It happened around 3:15 pm Tuesday. The Warren County Sheriff's Office identified 95-year-old Howard Ward Jr. of Niskayuna as the driver.
According to police, Ward was driving when his vehicle veered off the roadway and hit a tree. He was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Ward was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and it appears that a medical issue may have caused him to veer off the road. Police don't believe alcohol and speed are factors.
The crash is under investigation.
Updated: August 14, 2019 12:02 PM
Created: August 13, 2019 09:25 PM
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