NYSP Update: Fatal rollover accident on Sears Pond Road in Montague

LOWVILLE, NY —  State Police in Lowville investigated a one-vehicle fatal crash that occurred on Sears Pond Road in the town of Montague, Lewis County.

On August 8, 2020, at approximately 10 P.M., a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup truck, operated by Cody Holland was traveling west on Sears Pond Road when he lost control due to unsafe speed.

The pickup then exited the north side of the roadway striking several trees, overturning and coming to rest on the driver’s side, approximately 25-feet from the roadway.

Cody J. Holland, 25, Ogdensburg, NY, was pronounced deceased at the scene, troopers said.

A passenger, Braeden M. Fargo, 22, Ogdensburg, was treated at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown for minor injuries and released.

The investigation is continuing.