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Tractor-Trailer Vs. Car with Serious Injuries on Route 52 in Town of Newburgh

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June 01, 2023 | NEW YORK BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.

NEWBURGH, NY - Winona Lake and Orange Lake Fire Departments responded to a serious MVA involving a tractor-trailer and vehicle at the intersection of State Route 300 and State Route 52 on June 1st. Town of Newburgh Police and EMS also responded.

Firefighters spread speedy dry on fluids on the roadway and made both vehicles safe while Town of Newburgh EMS requested a Medevac launched for an unconscious patient. Good Will FD responded and set up the landing zone at Showtime Cinemas. Town of Newburgh EMS transported the subject to the landing zone where they were then airlifted to Westchester Medical Center. 

The intersection was closed while police investigated the accident. New York State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Team was called in to inspect the tractor-trailer. The Town of Newburgh Police Dept. is investigating the cause. 

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BOB MCCORMICKCorrespondent

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