The identities of those involved in an accident that took place on Wednesday, December 13 in Sullivan County, leaving one woman dead, have been shared.

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24-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck on Sullivan County Road

At approximately 4:00pm on Wednesday December 13, the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene of an indent in the Town of Callicoon. Upon arrival to North Branch Callicoon Center Road, officers found that a woman had been fatally struck by a truck.

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The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has shared the details of the incident, identifying the woman stuck by the 2012 Chevrolet Pickup truck as Eva Jacobs, age 24, of Odenberg New York.

The driver of the vehicle has also been identified, 68-year-old James Kavarnos of Callicoon Center.

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Driver Administered First Aid Following Sullivan County Accident

Witnesses to the December 13th incident informed police that the victim had allegedly darted out into the roadway prior to the collision.


Police reports indicate that the driver of the pick up truck, Kavarnos, stopped and rendered first aid to Jacobs following the accident.  He was given a field sobriety test following the accident, and passed, and was issued no tickets.

In addition to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, North Branch and Callicoon Fire Departments, Jeffersonville EMS, and the New York State Police also responded to the scene.

The 24-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene by the Sullivan County Coroner, and reports indicate that an investigation continues.

Take a Tour of Sullivan County, NY's Newest Underground Salt Cave

Crystal Connection is a 1890's antique, Methodist church located in Sullivan County, NY. This is a crystal lover's dream come true.

It's known for being 

"One of the largest Crystal & Mineral destinations on the Northeast." 

While this may be a place that some people gather often, others can refer to it as a hidden gem in the Hudson Valley.  Crystal Connection can also be described as 

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I have never experienced anything similar to Crystal Connection before. The amount of crystals, crystal jewelry, singing bowls, sage and more are fascinating. Crystal Connection also hosts different events and fairs throughout the year.

Take a tour through Crystal Connection's newest underground salt cave experience.

Gallery Credit: Allison Kay, Crystal Connection, YouTube

Large Waterfront Retreat in Sullivan County

Built in 2004 this Sullivan County home in Monticello, New York is the perfect retreat for a family or even as a corporate getaway. With 5 bedrooms, and 7 baths it has room for many plus it sits on 5 plus acres of inviting waterfront land. Peek inside and see what it would be like to live in this lakefront retreat just minutes from Resorts World Catskill and Bethel Woods Center for the Arts.

Gallery Credit: Paty Quyn

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