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Police: Queensbury man ran stop sign, caused accident

The Post-Star, Glens Falls, N.Y. — The Post-Star, Glens Falls, N.Y.

May 23-- May 23--QUEENSBURY -- A Queensbury man was ticketed for allegedly failing to stop at a stop sign and causing a crash Friday morning.

The accident happened at about 9:40 a.m. at the intersection of Corinth Road and Vandusen Road in Queensbury.

South Glens Falls resident Rainer Mehalick, 56, was driving his 2013 Nissan NV2 van when he failed to stop at a stop sign, according to a news release from the Warren County Sheriff's Office.

Mehalick struck a 2017 Ford Focus driven by Thomas Loran, 61, of Queensbury.

Mehalick and Loran had minor injuries and were transported to Glens Falls Hospital for evaluation. Mehalick received a traffic ticket.

Sheriff's Patrol Officer Nick Maille investigated the crash and was assisted at the scene by West Glens Falls EMS and the West Glens Falls Fire Department.


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