CARMEL, N.Y. (AP) — New York State Police say that a moose was struck by a vehicle on the Taconic State Parkway.
It occurred at 4 p.m. Monday in an area that winds through a portion of Clarence Fahnestock State Parky, just north of Route 301 in Putnam County
Police say the moose's hind legs were broken and a trooper put down the animal.
According to the Journal News (http://pojonews.co/1bJPDZd ), the driver apparently did not stop.
Most moose in Putnam and Westchester counties wander in from New England.
Information from: The Journal News, http://www.lohud.com