Deadly rollover on I-88 caused by deer

Posted at: 12/02/2013 11:33 AM
Updated at: 12/02/2013 12:36 PM
By: WNYT Staff

COBLESKILL - A 21-year-old Massachusetts man died, and three Ithaca College students were injured in an SUV crash caused when the driver swerved to avoid a deer.

The crash happened Sunday night on I-88 in Cobleskill.

The students were heading back to college from their thanksgiving break.

Police say the deer entered the roadway from the center media.

The 21 year old driver swerved, and the SUV rolled several times.

The driver was killed the three others were taken to Albany Medical Center for various injuries.