Strangers visit Newburgh drowning site for growing vigil

A waterside memorial continues to grow at the site where a Newburgh mother killed herself and three of her children after driving her minivan into the Hudson River Tuesday night.

Ten-year-old La'Shaun Armstrong, the sole survivor of the incident, revisited the site where he said his mother, La'Shanda Armstrong, had a change of heart after she drove into the Hudson River with her four children in tow.

Jacqueline Marsico, who lives not too far from the William Street boat ramp where Armstrong drove her minivan, says that even though she didn't know the young mother personally, she has is heartbroken by what happened.

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