Tragedy on East Main St. Stony Pt.

Scene of initial accident
Scene of initial accident in front of apartment housing at 1 East Main Street, Stony Point. A steep embankment begins at the tree line and plunges about 70 feet toward the western portion of River Front Park

STONY POINT — A 22-year-old West Haverstraw woman lost her life early Saturday morning after hitting a utility pole on East Main St. with her 2004 Corolla and rolling down a 70-foot embankment.

Victim Brianna Rodriguez was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:29 a.m. She had been ejected from the vehicle.

Rodriguez’s Facebook profile stated she was a 2010 North Rockland High School graduate and an employee of Stop and Shop. A friend said she recently had been a volunteer for a Halloween Haunted House put together by local youths.

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Brianna’s Facebook profile photo

Stony Point PD said they have not determined the cause of the accident at this time. The road was closed for several hours Saturday morning.