Clifton Park man identified as car accident fatality

A Clifton Park man was identified today as the man killed in a late-Saturday car accident on Grooms Road, state police said.

Kyle A. Zimmerman, 33, was killed when the car he was driving ran off the road near the intersection with Vischer Ferry Road at about 11:50 p.m. Saturday, police said.

Zimmerman’s vehicle then slammed into a utility pole, severing pole and bringing down power lines across the road and onto the vehicle, police said.

Zimmerman’s car caught fire. Zimmerman died as a result of smoke inhalation. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into the accident is continuing, police said.

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