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Fatal Golf Cart Accident in Otego

A man is dead and his wife injured after police say their golf cart struck a train in Otego.

Police say 57-year-old Charles Turk of Bloomville, New York tried to cross railroad tracks when he struck a Canadian Pacific engine at 2:54 Sunday afternoon. When police responded they found Turk dead beneath the overturned golf cart.

His wife, 58-year-old Cynthia Turk, was found lying nearby with two broken legs. She was taken on a medical flight to the Albany Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Police say the investigation is continuing.