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Medical emergency leads to crash on I-88W

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Photo: Otsego County Sheriff's Office Photo: Otsego County Sheriff's Office

OTEGO, N.Y. (WBNG) -- State police say a pickup truck crashed in Otsego County Monday afternoon after the driver had a medical emergency.

New York State Police and Delaware County Sheriff's deputies responded to a crash on Interstate 88 westbound in the Town of Otego around 3:45 p.m., troopers explain.

According to state police, the driver lost consciousness behind the wheel. Sheriff's deputies say after the medical emergency, the pickup truck struck several guard rails, before coming to rest in a field.

Troopers tell 12 News the driver was taken to an area hospital to be evaluated for the medical emergency, but the driver was not injured in the crash itself.

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