Root man killed in Broadalbin accident

BROADALBIN – A motorist from Root died after he overturned his car onto the front yard of a Midline Road residence early Saturday, state police said.

Michael Krug, 28, left the east shoulder of the road around 4 a.m. when his northbound Mazda sedan overturned and ejected him, police said. Krug was the only occupant of the vehicle.

Krug was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam and died from his injuries, police said.

The cause of the accident is under investigation, police said.