Phelps teen airlifted with serious injuries after wreck at Rt. 14 intersection

A Phelps teen was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital, while three others were sent to Geneva General after a violent two-car accident on Monday.

Deputies say 18-year-old Cody Silsby, of Phelps was traveling east on Cross Road and stopped at a stop sign at the intersection with Route 14; but did not see an oncoming vehicle being operated by Ana Burgos, 63, of Geneva.

He pulled out onto Route 14 in front of Burgos’ vehicle and was struck around 2:10 pm.

Deputies say the 18-year-old suffered a neck, chest and pelvic injury and was airlifted from the scene by Mercy Flight.

Burgos suffered a neck and chest injury and was transported by ambulance to Geneva General Hospital, along with both of her passengers.

Finger Lakes Ambulance and Oaks Corners Fire Department assisted on-scene, according to deputies.

Both vehicles were towed from the scene, and Silsby was found to be at fault. He was issued a ticket for failing to yield the right of way.

The condition of the 18-year-old Phelps resident was not updated by authorities.

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