DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. -- One man is dead after a car crash in Union Vale.
State Police say the 23-year-old East Fishkill man was driving south bound on Route 82 when he hit a tree. Police say they were responding to a report of criminal mischief on Sprout Lake Camp Road when they discovered an accident had occurred there.
The Dutchess County Medical Examiner's office pronounced the man dead at the scene.
Police say early investigations revealed that speed may have been a factor in the accident.