Niskayuna Police Investigate Fatal Crash Involving Car, Tractor Trailer


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Niskayuna Police are investigating a fatal crash between a car and a tractor trailer. Police say the crash happened Friday night around 10 o'clock near Union Street East at Troy Road.

Police say 18 year old Naylon Carrington was taken to the hospital where he died. Carrington was a passenger sitting in the back seat of the car. The driver of the car and another passenger were taken to the hospital to be treated for non life threatening injuries. Police also say the driver of the tractor trailer was not hurt in the crash.

A preliminary investigation shows the driver of the car didn't stop for a red light and was hit by the tractor trailer. Police say drugs and alcohol don't appear to be contributing factors to the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.