Advertisement

Tractor trailer hits state police car on Thruway

March 14, 2019 05:00 PM

KINGSTON - A tractor trailer crashed into two cars on the side of the Thruway in Kingston. One of them was a state police car.

Police say Trooper Thomas Hanigan was trying to help two people from Albany change a tire when it happened Wednesday afternoon.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

The trooper and a passenger in the car, 46-year-old Juana Herrera, were treated and released at Kingston Hospital.

The driver of the car, 56-year-old Alejandro Espinosa, was able to jump out of harm's way.

The tractor trailer driver, 54-year-old Michael Audit of Quebec, was ticketed. He was not hurt.

Credits

WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Relay Media Amp
Advertisement
Advertisement
Al-Hidaya Center holds vigil for victims of New Zealand mosque attacks

Tests find parts of Mohawk River not safe for swimming

Jamion Christian leaves Siena for George Washington job

Albany County employees train to use Narcan

Albany considering allowing residents to raise hens

Advertisement