Driver dead following crash off Irish Settlement Road in Oswegatchie Monday
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 5:27 pm

OSWEGATCHIE -- A car crash on Irish Settlement Road Monday, Aug. 12, at about 12:30 p.m., resulted in the death of the driver, reported county sheriff's deputies.

Deputies are still investigating the incident, but said a vehicle exited the left shoulder of the road there and struck a tree.

The operator of the vehicle was transported to Claxton Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg where they were pronounced deceased.

The county sheriff's department was assisted at the scene by Ogdensburg Rescue, Heuvelton Fire Department, state police and county coroner Kevin Crosby.