Otego Man Charged in Deadly Pittsfield Crash
New York State Police have released more information about a deadly accident in the Town of Pittsfield on July 15 involving one vehicle that went off the road near the 110 block of County Route 13. That crash resulted in the death of two passengers, Tehya E. Gonzalez, age 21 of Bainbridge and Cheyenn J. Aubry, age 21 of Treadwell. The driver, has been identified as Shane M. Santiago, 26, from Otego and is now facing criminal charges related to that accident. Santiago was arrested on Tuesday and charged with two counts of the class C felony of Manslaughter in the second degree due to reckless driving that caused the accident. He was arraigned virtually and remanded on $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 bond.
The crash investigation is ongoing.