ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Happy Monday! According to Meteorologist Matt Mackie, we can expect a mild day today followed by some snow tomorrow.
Law enforcement is currently investigating two separate fatal train accidents, one in Rensselaer and another in Cobleskill. Also, a crash that took place on I-87 Northway southbound near the Crossgates Mall Ramp Sunday evening has left all lanes closed going into Monday morning. These stories, and more, are covered in your five things to know this morning.
1. Rensselaer Police investigating fatal train accident
The Rensselaer Police Department announced they are investigating a fatal train accident that occurred on February 10. The incident took place in the area of East Street and Second Avenue.
2. NYS Police investigating fatal train accident in Cobleskill
On Sunday, New York State Police confirmed that a 51-year-old man who was hit by a train overnight in Cobleskill has died. Police said around 1:53 am this morning, they responded to a report of an accident in the Everett Street area in Cobleskill. Police said he later died on the scene.
3. SCSO investigating fatal crash in Wilton
The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a truck crash that occurred in the town of Wilton on Saturday night. Police say the driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
4. Troy Police respond to fatal crash on Oakwood Avenue
The Troy Police Department announced they are investigating a fatal car crash that took place on Saturday night. The crash happened on Oakwood Avenue.
5. Crash near Crossgates Mall Ramp closes all lanes
According to 511 NY, a crash on I-87 Northway southbound near the Crossgates Mall Ramp has closed all lanes. 511 first reported the crash took place Sunday evening.