Nun Killed in Car Crash on Route 74 in Schroon


A Roman Catholic nun died in a head-on crash that injured two other people on Route 74 on Monday, police said. Don Lehman of the Post-Star reports Sister Monica Murphy, 77, of Albany, died when the 2015 Toyota Corolla she was driving veered into the oncoming lane, hitting a pickup truck head-on, according to State Police. Sister Monica was the director of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany's Pyramid Life Center,a retreat on Pyramid Lake near the hamlet of Paradox in the town of Schroon, near the crash scene.

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