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Police analyze fatal accident on Sunday after SPAC show

By Lombardo David
Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Witnesses of a fatal accident on Sunday night outside the Saratoga Performing Arts Center told police the driver of the motorcycle, who died, was speeding up to beat a light when he slammed into the side of an SUV.

The Saratoga Springs Police Department has released a detailed account of the accident, which is available below.

The accident claimed the life of Christopher T. Thomas, 26, of Troy. Police said he died oat Saratoga Hospital of massive chest injuries and a ruptured aorta.

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Route 9 Fatal Accident Report

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