Double Fatal in Newark Valley

By Cristina Frank

Double Fatal in Newark Valley

October 17, 2012 Updated Oct 17, 2012 at 6:23 PM EDT

Newark Valley, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two people are dead after a crash on State Route 38 early Wednesday morning in Newark Valley.

It happened just after midnight Wednesday.

New York State Police in Owego said driver Lucinda Klees, 54, of Berkshire, and her passenger Patrick Ackley, 34, of Endicott, were heading north on Route 38 when the car hit the guide rail of a bridge of the southbound lane head-on.

They were both pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are not releasing any more information at the time.

The crash is still under investigation.