SCHOHARIE — Rescue crews are at the scene of a multi-vehicle crash with multiple fatalities at the intersection of Route 30 and Route 30A in the town of Schoharie.
A Schoharie County dispatcher said the Sheriff’s Department, the state police, three fire departments, six ambulances, a county medic and two helicopters were sent to the scene of the accident.
People have been taken to hospital, but the total number of victims from the accident has not been released.
CBS6 is reporting Route 30 is currently shut down between Interstate-88 and state Route 43.
The dispatcher said the Red Cross has also arrived at the scene to provide comfort to the survivors and family members of victims from the accident, an unusual event for a car accident.