Newlyweds, sisters and close friends were killed in New York limo crash

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The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported on Monday evening there were no apparent skid marks before a limousine barreled through an intersection and crashed into a parked auto, killing 20 people in upstate NY at the weekend.

Cuomo is referring to the revelation that the limo in the crash had failed inspection last month, and its driver did not have the proper license. The out-of-control limousine was carrying 18 people when it crashed into a cafe parking lot, hitting another vehicle and killing two bystanders.

Two vehicles were involved in the crash, which occurred just before 2pm at the intersection of State Route 30 and State Route 30A.

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The crash "sounded like an explosion", said Linda Riley, of nearby Schenectady, who was on a shopping trip with her sisters and had been in their parked vehicle at the time at the store, which sits near a T-junction of two NY state highways.

The family of Scott Lisinicchia released a statement through a lawyer shortly after another attorney representing the limousine company, Prestige Limousine, said the driver might have been unfamiliar with the rural road.

"We'll determine if there is any criminal culpability on the part of anyone", New York State Police Major Robert Patnaude said at a news conference Monday.

Prestige Limousine issued a statement Monday expressing condolences to victims' families and saying it was conducting "a detailed internal investigation", while also meeting with state and federal authorities, according to The New York Times.

The couple rented the limo with friends and family to celebrate Amy's 30th birthday. "That's very striking", Sumwalt said. Steenburg's husband Axel Steenburg also was killed. Some seats had lap-shoulder belts, but it wasn't immediately clear if all the seats were equipped with seat belts and whether anyone had them on, Sumwalt said.

"You can't wrap you head around such a tragedy where you have four of your daughters die", Barbara Douglas, the aunt of the sisters, told reporters at the scene.

It crashed into an unoccupied parked auto and hit two pedestrians before coming to a rest in a shallow ravine, officials said.

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Jay Velastegui, A1's director of operations, said state law requires every driver to be fingerprinted and put into a database that provides a certificate for the company to verify they are qualified to drive in the state.

She and her husband Rob lived in Watertown, New York, according to her Facebook page.

"She's angry. She keeps asking if he's coming back from the hospital", said Andrea Orokos, Rich's sister-in-law. Two pedestrians also were killed.

Twenty people are dead following a horrific limousine crash in update NY on Saturday.

"I've been on the board for 12 years, and this is one of the biggest losses of life that we've seen in a long, long time".

People place flowers, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at the scene where 20 people died as the result of a limousine crashing into a parked and unoccupied SUV at an intersection a day earlier, in Schoharie, N.Y.

A lawyer for the limo company suggested the driver was unfamiliar with the roads.

Four tight-knit sisters were among 20 dead in a weekend limousine crash in upstate NY that's been called one of the deadliest ground-traffic crashes in the U.S.in the past decade.

On Sunday, New York's senior U.S. Sen., Chuck Schumer, noted he asked NTSB to toughen standards after the 2015 crash. The couple married in June and were among a tight circle made up mostly of old high school and neighborhood friends from Amsterdam, New York.

"They were the Four Musketeers, " he said.

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