Ambulance crashes into tree on Duanesburg road, patient killed

Ambulance crashes into tree on Duanesburg road (WRGB)

DUANESBURG, NY (WRGB)--An ambulance crashed into a tree on the Western Turnpike Wednesday night.

The Schenectady Co. Sheriff's Office says 64-year-old Chris Aernecke was being transported in the back of the the ambulance was killed in the crash, while the driver and another passenger were taken to the hospital.

At this time, the Sheriff says they have not determined the cause of the crash.

"Currently investigating a one car motor vehicle accident that resulted in the fatality of one individual. It's currently under investigation and pending the results of the investigation we'll release more information to you folks," said Sheriff Dominic Dagostino.

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