HEADLINES: 1-year-old and woman die in crash, Mount Vernon City Hall reopens, Ramapo scam
Here are some of the stories making headlines across the Hudson Valley.
State police say two people, including a 1-year-old boy, were killed in a two-vehicle accident in the Village of Wappingers Falls Monday. Police say 48-year-old Lorraine Baker, of Poughkeepsie, was heading southbound on Route 9 and rear-ended another vehicle. Baker and 1-year-old Emilio Luis, of Poughkeepsie, died of their injuries. Luis was a passenger in the second vehicle. Three other people in the second vehicle sustained serious injuries.
Mount Vernon City Hall will reopen its offices today being closed due to flooding Tuesday. A city spokesperson says the flooding was caused by an aging boiler.
Scammers in Ramapo probably should think twice about sending fake documents. The Ramapo Police Department says it received a fax trying to dupe them out of money. The department responded on Facebook saying: “Mr. Ernest Moganedi – 30% of $120-MILLION certainly sounds enticing however -- we are NOT falling for it.”