Barneveld crash sends four to hospital

Published Sep 19, 2017 at 4:00pm

BARNEVELD — Four people were hospitalized after a rear-ending on Route 365 Thursday afternoon, according to area law enforcers.

Sheriff’s deputies said Dale Santamaria, 58, of Holland Patent, was stopped on Route 365 waiting to make a left turn onto Fish Hatchery Road shortly before 6 p.m. when his Chevy Impala was struck from behind by a Honda Pilot.

Deputies said that the Honda driver, Philip Borman, 52, of Cold Brook, said that he did not see that Santamaria was stopped.

Santamaria and his three passengers complained of pain and were all taken to St. Luke’s Hospital in New Hartford for evaluation, deputies said.

Borman was ticketed for
following too closely, “authorities stated.

He is scheduled to appear in court, the sheriff’s deputies added.