NEW VINEYARD – A fire Thursday night left one person dead with investigators asking the public for any additional details. The remains of what is believed to be Christopher Keirstead, the 51-year-old man who owned the 113 high Street home, were found on Friday, March 5, and transported to the Medical Examiner’s office. The fire was reported at 11:30 p.m. on March 4.According to a press release, Keirstead was last seen in Farmington on Thursday, March 4 around 4 p.m. Anyone who saw or spoke with Keirstead are encouraged to call Investigator Jeremy Damren at 207-624-7076 x9.Departments from Kingfield, Anson, New Portland, Strong and Farmington responded to the scene.This story will be updated.
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Suffolk County police are investigating a crash that killed a man in Greenlawn early Wednesday morning. The victim, whose identity is being withheld pending family notification, was driving a 2009 Volkswagen westbound on Little Plains Road at 12:30 a.m. when the car left the roadway, struck a tree and a fence, crashed into two parked cars and then overturned, police said. The man was transported to Huntington Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time after arrival, police said. The Volkswagen was impounded for a safety check, police said. Detectives are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.