NY Trooper hit by tractor trailer
Trooper dies after Thruway crash - Times Union
NY Trooper David Cunniff died from injuries sustained during a collision last night on the Thruway. Tpr Cunniff had stopped a car for speeding when a tractor trailer drove off the roadway, striking both vehicles involved in the traffic stop. Tpr Cunniff was a nine year veteran of the State Police. He is survived by his wife and two children. The motorist Tpr Cunniff stopped was listed in fair condition, and the tractor trailer driver was not injured.