SARATOGA, N.Y. – State Police are investigating a fatal, single-car crash that occurred in the Town of Saratoga in the area of Burgoyne Road between Hayes Road and DeGarmo Road is under investigation.
Mervyn Albert of Schenectady was driving his 2005 Mazda on Burgoyne Road at a high rate of speed. The 30-year-old lost control of the vehicle, travelled off the north shoulder, became airborne, and struck a tree.
Albert and his mother, 56-year-old Angeli Persaud of Schenectady, were both pronounced dead at the scene.
The road was closed as accident reconstruction teams and investigators worked the scene.