One man was tragically killed in the early morning of Oct. 8 after his vehicle was hit by a tractor-trailer, according to police. New York State Police responded to the car accident that claimed the life of a 24-year-old man. Police believe weather conditions may have played a role in the accident, but they are still investigating at this time.
According to the accident report, the victim was traveling westbound on Interstate 90 at approximately 6:00 a.m. when the accident occurred. The vehicle reportedly spun out on pavement rendered wet by rainfall, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle. The vehicle then stopped in the middle of the road.