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Pregnant woman killed in Highland Falls crash

(AP) - Authorities say a pregnant New YorkCity woman has died after the car she was riding in spun off a roadand hit a rock along a Hudson Valley road. Police say 23-year-old Ester German, of Brooklyn,

News 12 Staff

May 22, 2014, 7:27 PM

Updated 3,684 days ago

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(AP) - Authorities say a pregnant New YorkCity woman has died after the car she was riding in spun off a roadand hit a rock along a Hudson Valley road. Police say 23-year-old Ester German, of Brooklyn, was in the backseat when the car went off Route 9W around 6:40 p.m. Sunday in thevillage of Highland Falls near West Point. German, who was several months pregnant, was pronounced dead atCornwall Hospital. Police say she wasn't wearing a seat belt. Witnesses told police the car hydroplaned while traveling inheavy rain. Two other people suffered minor injuries and two otherswere uninjured.


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