NEWPORT N.Y.- State Police are investigating a car vs. cow crash in the Town of Newport.
The crash happened around 10:00 p.m. Thursday on Newport Road.
Troopers say a 2020 Chevrolet Impala was travelling west on Newport Road, when a black cow entered the roadway from the north shoulder.
The driver of the Impala, 33-year-old Joshua W. Allen of Middleville was unable to avoid hitting the cow. The cow was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Allen was taken by ambulance to St. Elizabeth Medical Center with lacerations to his left knee.
Allen was issued a traffic summons for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd degree, and is scheduled to appear in Newport Town Court on Tuesday September 15, 2020.