Fatal Escort Vehicle Crash in Richfield
New York State Police say they are continuing to investigate a fatal, two-vehicle crash on State Route 20 in the Town of Richfield at 10:10 a.m April 17.
Investigators say 47 year old Jeanette Gilbeau of Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania was driving an escort vehicle for an oversized load east in Otsego County when she drifted into the westbound lane and hit a pickup truck driven by 37 year old John Templin of Rosebloom, New York.
Gilbeau was pronounced dead at the scene while Templin suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Troopers say they don’t know why Gilbeau drifted into the westbound lane.