Police are investigating the cause of a fatal head-on collision on the Palisades Parkway in the Hudson Valley.
At 4:50 a.m. on Sunday, New York State Police from Haverstraw and Monroe Barracks responded to an accident involving two vehicles on the Palisades Interstate Parkway at Stony Point.
Initial investigation revealed that a northbound Honda Civic failed to negotiate a turn on the roadway, causing the vehicle to cross the median in southbound traffic and collide with full force a 2020 Mercedes Benz, according to the police.
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Honda Civic driver Raul B. Ortunouzha, 29, of Peekskill, was pronounced dead at the scene. The anonymous operator of the Mercedes Benz suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation. The Palisades Interstate Parkway was closed near the crash site for several hours.
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