A 17 year old girl was killed in Ulster County when she was hit by a car while walking.
According to the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Jennifer Curry of Kingston was walking along Lucas Avenue Extension about 2:30 this afternoon when she was struck by a southbound car driven by 69 year old Carol Melamed of Kerhonkson.
“Mobile Life Support services transported the victim to Health Alliance Broadway Campus where she subsequently succumbed to her injuries. Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff's Office and members of the New York State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit are currently investigating the accident. Deputies and Detectives were assisted at the scene by the Town of Ulster Police and the Spring Lake Fire Department.”
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