Saratoga Springs, NY – Fatal Accident on Rt 9 Near Homewood Suites

Saratoga Springs, NY – Fatal Accident on Rt 9 Near Homewood Suites

Saratoga Springs, NY (October 10, 2019) – A man from Albany was killed on Tuesday, October 8th in a two-vehicle collision on Route 9.

The man has been identified as 44-year-old Derrick Devonish.

Police said Devonish left the parking lot of the Homewood Suites hotel in his Nissan Altima at approximately 9:30 p.m. and turned south onto Route 9 in the northbound lane. Devonish then collided with a Toyota Rav4 sport utility vehicle that was traveling northbound. The Toyota was driven by 34-year-old William Halpin of Saratoga Springs.

Devonish was later pronounced dead at Saratoga Hospital.

Halpin sustained non-life-threatening injuries. He was transported to Saratoga Hospital for medical treatment.

Police said alcohol is not believed to be a factor.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Derrick Devonish, at this time.

Fatal Accidents in Saratoga Springs

Saratoga Springs, NY - Fatal Accident on Rt 9

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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.