Police cruiser fatally hits pedestrian

September 29, 2008 4:01:16 PM PDT
Police say, a 19-year-old Montgomery woman was fatally struck by a Maybrook police cruiser on Route 208, Sunday night. The victim, Tiffany Weddle, was walking on Route 208 when she was struck by the vehicle just after 9 p.m.

She was rushed to St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

According to police, Maybrook Police Officer John Bennett was responding to a call of a fight at the time of the crash.

Authorities are investigating the crash.


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