On Thursday afternoon in Colonie, a man from Troy was seriously injured
when the car he was driving was hit by a Davey Tree Service dump truck.
According to Colonie police, the accident occurred just before 3 p.m. at
Menands and Schuyler roads. Apparently the truck, driven by Rollin Woods,
45, of Buskirk, struck a 1995 Buick Century, driven by a 48-year-old man
from Troy, and pushed it off the road.
The car's driver was taken to Albany Memorial Hospital with serious
injuries. Wood was uninjured.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
For more information see our article
Types of Car Accidents Causing Serious Injury.