Two hospitalized after crash on Maple Ave. in Bloomfield

Deputies in Ontario County say that a pair of 74-year-old’s were transported to area hospitals after a car accident on Maple Avenue in the Village of Bloomfield.

They say that Sonja J. Burlingham, 74, of Bloomfield was making a left turn into the Big M Market when she pulled in front of another vehicle, which was being operated by Michael P. LaRocca, 74, of Rochester. LaRocca’s vehicle struck Burlingham’s causing both to be injured.

Burlingham was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital and LaRocca was transported to F.F. Thompson Hospital. Burlingham was issued a citation for failure to yield the right of way making a left turn. The charges will be answered at a later date in Bloomfield Town Court.