SAUGERTIES, N.Y. (AP) — The Ulster County Sheriff's Office says a 67-year-old man has died after being struck by a vehicle as he crossed Route 9W.
The sheriff's office says Patrick Poliseno of Saugerties (SAW'-ger-teez) was hit as he crossed the highway near the Route 32 intersection in Saugerties shortly after 5 p.m. Monday.
Poliseno was treated at the scene before being flown by helicopter to Albany Medical Center, where he later died.
No charges have been filed against the driver, 55-year-old Peter Gage of Saugerties. The sheriff's office and state police are investigating.