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Thruway crash hurts state trooper

December 17, 2013

AMSTERDAM — A state trooper was in critical condition this morning after his patrol vehicle was hit on Monday night by a tractor-trailer on the Thruway near Amsterdam, state police said....

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Knickman

Dec-17-13 6:20 PM

Another trooper killed by a wise guy canadian trucker. The same thing happened on I-87 in 1985, a canadian trucker ran into a patrol car with a violator stopped. I drive I-87 (northway) to Plattsburgh quite often, The canadial truckers go like he**.

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DaveGibson

Dec-17-13 1:09 PM

Man, this happens all too often, especially on interstates. I've read that overly tired drivers sometimes become hypnotized by the flashing lights and head right for them.

My prayers for this trooper and his family, and for his fellow officers.

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