TOWN OF HYDE PARK
3 CARDINAL RD HYDE PARK, N.Y. 12538 • Emergency (845) 229-9340 • Business (845) 229-5062 • FAX (845) 229-6953
Robert J. Benson
TO: Press Sources
DATE OF INCIDENT: February 3, 2012 11:06 PM
LOCATION: Crum Elbow Rd., Town of Hyde Park
INCIDENT: Car vs. Pedestrian car crash claims life of 23-year-old Hyde Park man
At approximately 11:06PM on February 11, 2012, Hyde Park Police were dispatched to
the scene of a hit and run car versus pedestrian accident in the area of 134 Crum Elbow
Road. Upon arrival Hyde Park Police found an adult male that had been struck by an
unknown vehicle. The suspect vehicle fled the scene of the accident. The State Police
Accident Reconstruction team was called to assist with investigating the scene. It was
determined at the scene that the suspect vehicle was possibly a Chevrolet Silverado.
The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Sean E. Sinon of Hyde Park.
At approximately 7:55AM, a possible suspect reported to Hyde Park Police that he
believes he hit a deer or some other object in the area of Crum Elbow Road and Hill and
Hollow Road last night. At this time, we are continuing the investigation along side of the
Dutchess County Medical Examiner’s Office, Dutchess County District Attorneys Office,
and the New York State Police.
At this time, no other details are available. No charges have been filed at this time.
Released by: Town of Hyde Park Police Dept., 02/12/2012 1209 hours