A community is mourning the death of a young teacher from the Minisink Valley school department. Authorities were called to the scene of a crash on Route 6 in Slate Hill, NY on Thursday, January 28th.
According to police the driver was unable to maneuver around a turn and struck a tree. Temperatures were low enough to cause frost that morning however authorities have yet to release any additional details regarding the details of the crash.
Although this winter has been unusually warm its important to remember that it only takes a small amount of ice or frost to cause a tragedy. Click here to read more about winter driving, travel safely throughout these winter months.