Category: Traffic

Police: Crash investigation underway in Seneca Falls after vehicle found on fire in woods

Police: Crash investigation underway in Seneca Falls after vehicle found on fire in woods

On Thursday around 4:21 a.m. the Seneca County 911 Center received a call from a passerby reporting that a vehicle in the woods was burning – along Clinton Street. The incident was taking place just north of Porter Street, according to the ... MORE
Elderly couple dies in horrific weekend crash in Geneseo

Elderly couple dies in horrific weekend crash in Geneseo

Livingston County Sheriff Tom Dougherty is calling the fatal crash that happened at Triphammer and Pole Bridge roads in Geneseo a ‘horrible accident’. Mary and Willard Beardsley died in the wreck. It happened around 3 p.m. on Sunday when Mary Beardsley, 85, ... MORE
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Deputies: Driver had BAC three-times legal limit in Wayne County crash

Deputies: Driver had BAC over three-times legal limit in Wayne County crash

Deputies say a 32-year-old driver was ticketed after a property crash investigation in the town of Ontario. Jeffrey Stoke, 32, of Ontario was charged with aggravated DWI, DWI common law, speed not reasonable, improper left-turn, moving from lane unsafely, and failure to ... MORE
Auburn driver charged with aggravated DWI after one-car crash Seneca Falls intersection

DWI crash in Seneca Falls leaves Auburn driver facing several charges

Police report charges filed against an Auburn driver following a personal injury crash at the intersection of State Routes 5 and 318 in the town of Seneca Falls. It happened on Thursday around 9:30 p.m. when the Seneca Falls Police Department investigated ... MORE
TCAT bus crashes into home after driver loses control

TCAT bus crashes into house after driver loses control

On Friday at approximately 12:20 p.m. officers were called to a motor vehicle crash that had just occurred at the 400 block of Hook Place involving a T-Cat bus. Photo credit: 14850 It was reported that the transit vehicle had crashed into ... MORE
How common are bus accidents?

How common are bus accidents?

Safety laws concerning buses on the road and accident liability are often stricter than those governing other vehicles. As some of the largest vehicles on the road, it makes sense that regulatory authorities should emphasize safety for buses. Bus accidents may not ... MORE
Traffic
Deputies: One driver ticketed, sent to hospital after two-car crash in Ontario County

Deputies: One driver ticketed, sent to hospital after two-car crash in Ontario County

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a personal injury crash that happened at the intersection of State Route 5 and Yagel Road in the town of Seneca. Deputies say Toni Gergos, 70, of Seneca Castle attempted to pass Randall ... MORE
National Guard troops appear at Rochester, Syracuse airports to enforce quarantine mandates from NYS

National Guard troops appear at Rochester, Syracuse airports to enforce quarantine mandates from NYS

This week the New York State Army and Air National Guard began assisting with registering travelers as they flew into the Greater Rochester International Airport. The change comes as states around New York begin to see upticks in COVID-19 cases. The concern, ... MORE
New roundabout in Victor means Route 96 detour is finally over

New roundabout in Victor means Route 96 detour is finally over

Detour days are finally over in Victor. The busy stretch of State Route 96, which had been closed since mid-July reopened to traffic, as a roundabout was completed at the Lynaugh Road intersection. It was a $2.8 million project, and was supposed ... MORE
Rochester motorcyclist hospitalized after wreck in Ontario County

Rochester motorcyclist hospitalized after wreck in Ontario County

Deputies say a Rochester woman was hospitalized following a crash in the town of Manchester. It happened Saturday a little before 5 p.m. when Diana Perry-Rivera lost control of her motorcycle at the intersection of County Roads 7 and 13. She was ... MORE
Fatal crash remains under investigation in Ontario County

Fatal crash remains under investigation in Ontario County

A Clifton Springs man was killed in a weekend crash that shut down an intersection in the town of Seneca for upwards of three hours. The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office says that the crash happened at the intersection of County Road 4 ... MORE
Deadly intersection officially converted to roundabout in Ontario County

Deadly intersection officially converted to roundabout in Ontario County

A dangerous intersection that has been the site of several tragic accidents in Ontario County has a new, safer way for vehicles to move through. Last week officials in Ontario County held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the intersection of County Road ... MORE
How many E-ZPass tags will households with multiple vehicles need? Questions arise as cashless tolling, higher prices loom

How many E-ZPass tags will households with multiple vehicles need? Questions arise as cashless tolling, higher prices loom

This week the New York State Thruway Authority held a series of virtual public hearings on a proposal to increase tolls along that highway by 30%. However, those who covered the hearings noted that very few people actually attended. That could partly ... MORE
Deputies: Teen airlifted after two-car crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

Deputies: Teen airlifted after two-car crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

Deputies in Wayne County report the investigation of a two-car personal injury crash that happened on Route 31 in the Town of Galen. Deputies say Madison Mason, 18, of Lyons and Jack Sherlock, 22, of South Carolina were said to be in ... MORE
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Deputies: Driver hospitalized and ticketed after crash in Victor

Deputies: Driver hospitalized and ticketed after crash in Victor

On Thursday deputies responded with multiple fire department to the area of County Road 41 and Brace Road for a two-car crash. Brandy Facey, 36, of Palmyra was traveling east on County Road 41 when she struck the rear of a vehicle ... MORE