Police: Spring Valley man killed in head-on collision on Palisades Interstate Parkway

Police say a car driven by 67-year-old Hugo Vasquez, of Spring Valley, was traveling southbound in the northbound lane when he struck another car head-on.

News 12 Staff

Jun 16, 2022, 8:33 PM

Updated 711 days ago

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State police say a Spring Valley man was killed in an early morning accident on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.
It happened near Exit 18 in the town of Highland just before 5 a.m. Thursday.
Police say a car driven by 67-year-old Hugo Vasquez, of Spring Valley, was traveling southbound in the northbound lane when he struck another car head-on.
Vasquez was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The driver of the other car and two other passengers were taken to hospitals with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
The investigation is ongoing.
Authorities say there were no signs of impairment involved in the collision.


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