State Police Ellenville Investigate Fatal One Car AccidentNov 24th, 2011 | By HV Insider | Category: Featured Articles
The New York State Police and emergency services responded to a one car rollover motor vehicle accident occurring on Berme Road in the Town of Wawarsing reported at approximately 6:50 pm on November 22.
The investigation revealed that the operator and sole occupant, Christopher Faust, 44 years old, of Kerhonson, NY was operating a 1996 Dodge pickup southbound on Berme Road when he apparently lost control of the vehicle and left the roadway. The vehicle struck an earth embankment, overturned and came to rest on the roadway.
Responding rescue personnel removed the operator from the vehicle and found that he was deceased.
An autopsy is scheduled for November 25th and the investigation into the cause of the accident is continuing. Kerhonkson Fire, Kerhonkson/Accord Rescue, Napanoch Fire and Mobile Life assisted at the scene.