An NYPD officer was involved in a "horrific" fatal crash that killed a Hudson Valley man.

On Sunday, New York State Police from Troop F confirmed an investigation into a fatal accident on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.

New York State Police Investigating Fatal Crash on Palisades Interstate Parkway In Rockland County, New York


On Sunday, Feb. 26, at approximately 3 a.m., New York State Police from the Haverstraw barracks responded to a single-vehicle crash on the Palisades Interstate Parkway in the town of Haverstraw.

For all the news that the Hudson Valley is sharing make sure to follow Hudson Valley Post on Facebook, download the Hudson Valley Post Mobile App and sign up for the Hudson Valley Post Newsletter.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a 2021 Hyundai was traveling northbound near exit 13, left the roadway and crashed into a tree.

Orange County, New York Man Killed In Crash, NYPD Officer Injured

Investigation Into Fatal Crash On Palisades In Haverstraw, New York Continues

Pressure Cookers Left Around New York City Cause Brief Scare
Getty Images

New York State Police continue to investigate the cause of the fatal accident. Anyone with information is asked to call the police.

Snow Is Coming: Nearly Foot Of Snow Forecast For Upstate New York, Hudson Valley

"This is an ongoing investigation. Updates will be provided as soon as they are available. Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact the New York State Police at 845-344-5300," New York State Police stated in a press release.

The 5 Most Dangerous Roads In New York State

The most dangerous roads in New York.

15 Iconic Retail Stores That Don't Exist Anymore (But We Totally Miss Shopping At)

KEEP READING: See the richest person in every state

Did You Know? Over 100 Fun Facts About the Hudson Valley

Did you know that Lucille Ball made her stage debut in the Hudson Valley? How about Philadelphia Cream Cheese wasn't invented in Philadelphia, but in Orange County? Or that a mansion in Dutchess County inspired the expression "keeping up with the Joneses?" Find out about those and over 100 other fun facts about the Hudson Valley.