Reports: ‘Horrific’ accident Saturday morning on SR 37 in Louisville involving commuter bus and box truck

NYSP News Release 9:37 a.m.

On January 28, 2023, around 6:02 a.m., State Police members responded to a fatal motor vehicle accident on State Highway 37 in the town of Louisville.

Initial investigation found at around 6:02 a.m., the New York State Police began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a 2021 Freightliner box truck versus a 2013 express bus.

State Police are assisted by St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s department, multiple fire and rescue teams; Louisville, Waddington, Norfolk, Madrid, Massena, and Seaway Valley.

The victims were transported to Massena Memorial, Canton-Potsdam Hospital, and Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.

St. Lawrence County Medical Examiner’s Officer responded to the scene as well.

State Police would like everyone to be aware the road will be shut down until further notice. State Highway 37 from St. Lawrence County Route 14 to Coles Creek Road.

This investigation is ongoing.