A Hudson Valley woman lost her life while a local man was injured in a serious three-car crash on I-287.

On Monday around 1:30 a.m., State Police responded to the area of I-287 East n the City of White Plains for a report of a three-car serious injury motor vehicle accident.

An investigation revealed for an unknown reason a 2018 Nissan SUV driven by 49-year-old Patricia Jimenez-Gaylor from Mamaroneck crashed into the back of a 1991 Ford F550 that was stopped in the left-lane of I-287 for a construction project, police say.

Jimenez-Gaylor was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Ford, 49-year-old David J. Arndt of Carmel, suffered minor injuries, according to New York State Police.

The force of the crash caused the Ford F550 to hit a construction vehicle. Police didn't release the name of the third driver but say the driver wasn't injured.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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