By CBSNewYork Team

CONGERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man is dead and another is hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash in Rockland County.

The men were ejected from their vehicle after it struck a utility pole and overturned near Lake Road and Route 9W in Congers late Friday night, Clarkstown Police said Saturday.

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Paramedics pronounced the driver, 35, dead at the scene. The passenger, 41, was treated and taken to Westchester Medical Center.

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Police did not immediately release the victims’ identities because next of kin had not been notified.

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The cause of the crash is under investigation.

CBSNewYork Team