Teen Killed in Overnight ATV Crash

Easton Police say a local teenager was killed early Saturday morning when the all-terrain vehicle he was riding was struck by a vehicle. Police say Robert Smuniewski, 18, was thrown from the ATV and found in Route 59, also known as Sport Hill Road, shortly after midnight. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say Smuniewski struck the hood and windshield of the 1991 Honda Accord that hit him before coming to rest in the roadway.

The driver of the car is identified as Stewart Lahey, 84, of Bridgeport, said authorities.

While the crash remains under investigation, police say weather was not a factor in the accident. As of Saturday morning, no charges had been filed in the case.


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