THROOP — New York State Police have identified the man killed in a one-car crash Tuesday in the town of Throop as 57-year-old Auburn resident Michael F. Murray.
Murray was killed after his grey pickup truck struck a utility pole at the intersection of Turnpike Road and North Division Street Road. Initial reports indicated the driver was in cardiac arrest after the crash occurred. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday to determine the exact cause of death, police said.
The crash, northwest of Auburn, occurred just before 10:15 a.m. Crews from New York State Electric and Gas arrived on the scene around 10:30 a.m.
Throop and Aurelius fire departments, AMR Ambulance, Cayuga County Sheriff's Office deputies and New York State Police responded to the scene.