TAGHKANIC, N.Y. – State Police are investigating a roll over accident that happened in Columbia County.
When first responders arrived at the crash scene, they found a 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee overturned, resting on its roof. The driver, 76-year old Charles Teiger was inside of the vehicle and inaccessible due to live power lines laying alongside of the Jeep.
A preliminary investigation revealed that Teiger was eastbound on Route 27 when he lost control of his vehicle, exited the roadway on the south shoulder, and struck a utility pole.
Teiger was flown to Albany Medical Center where he is listed in stable condition.