Thursday, 22 August, 2019

'Limousine crash' leaves twenty dead in New York State

Apple Barrel Country Store The Apple Barrel Country Store is seen in this image from Google Street View
Pablo Mccormick | 07 October, 2018, 19:40

Local officials said an SUV-limo speeding down a hill crashed into bystanders at the Apple Barrel Country Store on Saturday afternoon in Schoharie.

It is unclear how numerous fatalities were people inside the limo or standing outside the restaurant, a popular tourist spot during fall foliage season.

NY state police did not release the names of the people killed.

A state police press conference was scheduled for 3 p.m. on Sunday to provide more information on the preliminary investigation into the crash.

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"What we can tell you at this point is that it is a two-vehicle, multi fatalities as a result of this crash", Capt. Richard O'Brien of the New York State Police told ABC station WTEN Saturday.

A reporter for local news site Spectrum News, Mercedes Williams, tweeted images and footage from the scene of the incident, which took place near a store and cafe on routes 30 and 30A in Schoharie County.

The NTSB launched its "go team" to Schoharie to help investigate the crash and its causes. The limousine had been carrying a wedding party, reported The Albany Times Union. Then I heard screaming.

Apple Barrel Country Store posted a message on Facebook saying it was open on Sunday "and could use your hugs". "I saw a lot of people here at the Apple Barrel out in the parking lot".

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"As you may be aware, there was a horrific accident in front of our business today [Saturday]".

First responders were shaken up by the carnage at the scene.

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