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Sodus man hospitalized after fleeing scene of DWI rollover accident

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Deputies say a 46-year-old Sodus man is facing multiple charges, but was released on her own recognizance after a violent accident on State Route 88 last weekend. The accident happened on October 13th in the Town of Sodus. First responders were called to State Route 88 for a personal injury accident. However, the operator of that vehicle was not at... more

One injured after MVA at intersection of CR 20 and SR 5&20

One injured after MVA at intersection of CR 20 and SR 5&20
Deputies report that on Friday at approximately 3:45 pm deputies along with other first responders responded to the intersection of County Road 20 and State Route 5&20 for a personal injury crash. As result, it shut down the south end of County Road 20. Seneca Castle and Stanley Fire Departments were called to the scene. Finger Lakes Ambulance also responded... more

Police: Drunk driver fatally struck fire chief in Steuben County

Alleged drunk driver fatally struck fire chief in Steuben County
Campbell native Robert Neally, 42, now faces DWI and traffic charges following a fatal crash in Campbell. Criminal charges are pending, after Neally fatally struck Fire Chief,Terry Hill of Lindley Presho Fire Department. Hill’s funeral is set to take place Sunday, October 21 at the Lindley Community Church. Calling hours will be from 2-5 p.m. with the funeral service will... more

Power restored in Seneca Falls after excavator strikes utility pole

Power restored in Seneca Falls after excavator strikes utility pole
Power has been restored to Seneca Falls, but many residents went without it for more than an hour – as first responders dealt with an accident Thursday afternoon. More than a thousand were initially without power after an excavator struck a utility pole. The utility pole was snapped in half, according to police. Police tell FingerLakes1.com that no one was... more

Deputies: Slippery road conditions lead to accident on Rt. 14A

Deputies: Slippery road conditions lead to accident on Rt. 14A
Deputies say a 19-year-old Hall man avoided serious injury after an accident caused by slippery road conditions in the Town of Seneca on Thursday. Justyn A. Carr, 19, of Hall was traveling north on Route 14A when he lost control of his vehicle while going around a curve. The road conditions were slippery and the car traveled off the south... more

Skaneateles fire truck runs off road while responding to call

Skaneateles fire truck runs off road while responding to call
A Skaneateles fire truck was involved in a single-vehicle accident early Monday morning on Benson Road while responding to a reported residential fire. There were no injuries when the fire truck ran off the road while responding to the call on Hencoop Road in the town of Skaneateles, according to Fire Chief Daniel S. Evans. The accident occurred shortly after... more

State seeks bids to redevelop Thruway’s 27 service areas

State seeks bids to redevelop Thruway’s 27 service areas
New York state is seeking bids for redeveloping the more than two dozen service areas along the 570-mile Thruway system. The Thruway Authority on Tuesday announced that has issued a request for proposals to make improvements at 27 travel plazas through public-private partnerships. The agency says the plan calls for offering a more diverse selection of food and beverage options,... more

Regulators investigating compliance after bus crash that killed Cornell alumna

Regulators investigating compliance after bus crash that killed Cornell alumna
Federal investigators are reviewing an Ithaca bus company’s compliance with transportation regulations after its bus crashed on the way to New York City on Sunday night, killing a Cornell alumna and injuring several passengers. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration this week opened a compliance investigation into Big Red Bullet, the Ithaca-based private charter bus company whose bus veered off... more

Water main breaks causing street flood on Canandaigua street (video)

Water main breaks causing street flood on Canandaigua street (video)
Residents in the area of Jefferson Street in Canandaigua were without water; and they had a mess on their hands, too. A water main break on the city street resulted in residents losing water pressure, and a pretty serious street flood in the process. Water main break Jefferson ave. Water out to the area. pic.twitter.com/y2D2FsDaGL — Canandaigua Fire (@IAFF2098) October... more

Tractor-trailer travels off road, overturns along Rt. 38 (photo)

Tractor-trailer travels off road, overturns along Rt. 38 (photo)
First responders say one person was transported to an area hospital after a tractor-trailer accident in Locke late-Monday. The accident happened around 8 pm and was reported to Cayuga County 911 around 8:06 pm. The tractor-trailer reportedly went off the road on Route 38 and down an embankment. Cayuga County sheriff’s deputies, Locke and Moravia volunteer firefighters, Four Town Ambulance... more

Cornell University graduate killed in bus crash and several others injured

Cornell University graduate killed in bus crash and several others injured
A Cornell alumna was one of the people killed in a deadly bus crash on Sunday. The bus was traveling from Ithaca to New York City Sunday, when it crashed on interstate 380. Officials said the bus crashed around 9 p.m. in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania State Police said the private charter bus was traveling south when it went off the road... more

Backhoe loader and tractor-trailer collide in Sennett, State Route 34 re-opened

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Officials say State Route 34 in Cayuga County was closed around 7:45 am and re-opened around 9:30 am after an accident involving a backhoe loader and tractor-trailer. The accident happened between Potter Road and Turnpike Road in Sennett. Upstate Paving backhoe loader lays on its side after a collision with a tractor trailer, owned by the same company, around 6AM... more

Governor Cuomo to attend groundbreaking ceremony at Tompkins Regional Airport

Governor Cuomo to attend groundbreaking ceremony at Tompkins Regional Airport
New York Governor Andrew is expected to attend a groundbreaking ceremony at the Tompkins Regional Airport in Ithaca Tuesday. The groundbreaking is part of the airport’s $30 million expansion project. Governor Cuomo announced the funding for the project in the spring. The airport is expected to get multiple upgrades including 6 new gates. Renovations also come as the airport gets... more

74-year-old killed in Lansing crash after being struck by commercial truck

74-year-old killed in Lansing crash after being struck by commercial truck
Deputies say a 74-year-old bicyclist was killed in a crash last week in Lansing. Karl R. Wolfe, 74, was killed in the collision after he entered the southbound lane on North Triphammer Road – being struck by a commercial vehicle. Wolfe was transported by Bangs Ambulance to Cayuga Medical Center where he later died of injuries sustained in the crash.... more

Sodus woman hospitalized after crash in Williamson

Sodus woman hospitalized after crash in Williamson
One person was hospitalized, and another ticketed after a two-car crash in Wayne County. Deputies say the accident happened in Williamson in the area of Routes 21 and 104. It happened on Saturday around 4:16 pm when deputies say Diane Whitcomb, 77, of Williamson, who was traveling south on Route 21 when she attempted to make a left-hand turn. She... more

Tractor-trailer destroyed by train after accident in Mentz

JUST IN: Train collides with tractor-trailer in Port Byron
First responders say a train collided with a tractor-trailer in Port Byron on Friday around 3:15 pm. The accident report came in to first responders, which prompted a response from Port Byron Rescue and Ambulance, as well as Weedsport EMS. The accident took place on North Main Street Road and New York Central Road. On the scene of a collision... more

Limo company operator charged with criminally negligent homicide; additional charges possible

Limo company operator charged with criminally negligent homicide; additional charges possible
Investigators have charged Nauman Hussain, 28, with criminally negligent homicide in connection to the deadliest U.S. transportation crash in almost a decade. State police announced the charges at a news conference Wednesday afternoon. They say Hussain, who was running Prestige Limousine in his father’s absence, was issued written violations by New York State Police and the New York State Department... more

Naples man airlifted, remains in guarded condition after crash on Rt. 53

Naples man airlifted, remains in guarded condition after crash on Rt. 53
Deputies say a medical emergency led to a single-vehicle accident in Naples on Wednesday around 8 am. Lane A. Clute, 69, of Naples was traveling down Route 53 near Reservoir Road when a medical emergency took place. The car left the roadway and struck a tree, according to deputies. Clute was airlifted from the scene by Mercy Flight. He’s listed... more
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