NJ man killed in Boonville snowmobile crash

Published Mar 18, 2017 at 12:00pm

BOONVILLE — A New Jersey man was killed Friday night when his snowmobile struck a concrete bridge at the intersection of Hayes Road East and Lachausse Road.

Michael Stanley, 44, of Old Tappan, was transported by Boonville Ambulance to St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica, where he was pronounced dead.

Deputies said Stanley was operating his 2015 Ski-Doo southbound on Trail C7B when he failed to negotiate a left curve at about 10:42 p.m.

He continued traveling straight, leaving the trail and striking the bridge.

Stanley suffered severe injuries as a result of the collision, deputies said.

Boonville Fire Department and state police assisted.