Ford excursion limo crash. On monday investigators continued to search for clues as to what caused the 2001 ford excursion limousine to speed down a rural highway through a stop sign and into an unoccupied car killing 17. Investigators have not revealed the exact cause of the crash reported the new york times. The 2001 ford excursion limo failed to stop at an intersection and struck an suv and two people in the parking lot of apple barrel country store and cafe in schoharie reported cnn.
Transportation accident in the last decade occurred in upstate new york this weekend but it didnt involve a airliner train or bus. The limousine built from a 2001 ford excursion ran a stop sign at an t shaped intersection at the bottom of a hill and slammed into an unoccupied suv at the apple barrel country store and cafe. Cuomo said the 2001 ford excursion needed a federal certification to be operated as a limousine but didnt have it.
Authorities said a 2001 ford excursion limousine traveling southwest. All 18 occupants of the aging limo died after the vehicle failed to stop at an. The vehicle in question was a modified 2001 ford excursion.
The operator of the limo company responsible for the ford excursion that crashed and killed 20 people earlier this week has been charged with criminally negligent homicide. Prestige limo listed a modified 2001 ford excursion limousine for sale for 9000. Nauman hussain 28 was.
The 2001 ford excursion limousine involved in the deadly crash was a chopped vehicle new york gov. The contact number for the advertisement matches the number for several other companies owned by shahed hussain.