Car Overturns, Man Dead

FROM RPD

At about 1:50 a.m. on December 5, 2013, the Ramapo Police Department responded to the area of Conklin Road and Route 45 for the report of an overturned vehicle.

Responding officers found the vehicle off the roadway lying on the passenger side. The officers located one occupant of the vehicle who was unresponsive. The occupant, believed to be the driver, was pronounced deceased on scene by the Rockland Paramedic Services.

At this time, there were no witnesses to the accident and appears there was only one vehicle involved. The Ramapo Police Department is withholding the identification of the victim pending notification of the next of kin.

The accident is currently being investigated by the Ramapo Police Department Accident Investigation Unit.

The Ramapo Police Department was assisted on scene by the Hillcrest Fire Department, Rockland County Sheriff’s Department, Rockland Paramedic Services, Spring Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps, and the Rockland County Medical Examiner’s Office.