Driver dies in crash with a parked tractor-trailer in Wallkill rest area

State police say Derrick Rosa, of Cuddebackville, was driving a Toyota Camry on I-84 when he left the road and entered the Wallkill rest area.

Blaise Gomez

Dec 30, 2022, 5:18 PM

Updated 505 days ago


State police say 26-year-old Derrick Rosa, from Cuddebackville, died Thursday night in a crash on I-84 in the town of Wallkill. 
A viewer sent video of the scene to News 12 and said they didn’t realize at the time that the victim was a loved one they knew. 
Authorities say Rosa veered off the roadway westbound at 9:13 p.m.  
They say his vehicle went into a rest area and hit a parked tractor-trailer.
The incident remains under investigation.

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