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Limo in crash that killed 20 failed to stop

AP source says 18 of the victims in the upstate New York crash were in the limo, 2 were bystanders.

Posted: Oct 7, 2018 2:48 PM
Updated: Oct 8, 2018 11:42 AM

LATHAM, N.Y. (AP) State police say the limousine in an upstate New York crash that killed 20 people failed to stop at an intersection.

Authorities said at a news conference Sunday that the 2001 Ford Excursion limousine plowed into an unoccupied sport-utility vehicle in a parking lot across from the intersection. Two pedestrians there were also struck and died.

The other 18 victims in Saturday's crash were in the limousine. Authorities say all the occupants died.

The crash was in Schoharie, about 170 miles (270 kilometers) north of New York City.

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