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Tarrytown worker hurt when plow crashes through ice

Art McFarland has the exclusive interview.
January 24, 2014 3:38:20 PM PST
A tractor removing snow from a reservoir went through the ice and crashed into the water in Westchester County Thursday morning.

The incident happened at the Tarrytown Reservoir just before 11 a.m.

Police say the driver managed to escape the sinking rig before it was submerged.

He was rushed to the hospital by Greenburgh EMS with symptoms of hypothermia, and was treated and released.

Tarrytown Police say the Recreation Department was plowing snow off of the reservoir when it went through the ice. His identity has not been released.

The tractor was removed from the water after the incident.


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