Man Killed in Keene Car Crash

By Joe Gullo

Published 09/04 2014 10:19AM

Updated 09/04 2014 10:20AM

KEENE, N.Y. - Police responded to a one-car vehicle crash on Route 9N in Keene Wednesday.

Police say Daniel Monaco, 35, of Jay, N.Y., was traveling west on Route 9N when he crossed the center line and struck guardrails, a utility pole, and tree. Monaco was pronounced dead by the Essex County Coroner.

An autopsy found the cause of death to be blunt force trauma to the head, consistent with a motor vehicle crash. A press release says the cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.