Coach Boeheim Involved In Deadly 690 Crash

SU head coach Jim Boeheim was involved in a crash that left a man dead Wednesday night in Syracuse.

Syracuse Police say that 51 year old Jorge Jimenez of Syracuse got out of a vehicle that crashed on 690 near Thompson road. Officers say that the vehicle was in the middle of the highway and that Boeheim tried to avoid the vehicle but hit the man standing on the side of the road.

Jimenez was transported to Upstate University Hospital where he passed away.

Police Investigators say that there is no indication that Boeheim or the other driver were impaired by drugs or alcohol.

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