Car accident in Manlius kills 71-year-old passenger

A motor vehicle accident involving a Corvette on Monday afternoon resulted in the death of a 71-year-old man.

The passenger of the Corvette, Gregory Damon, died when the 2017 Corvette driven by a 75-year-old veered off the road into a tree.

The accident happened on Richmond Road East around 2:45 p.m.

Damon died at the scene while the driver was hospitalized.

No tickets have been issued and the reason for the crash is still unknown.

Manlius Police ask anyone who witnessed the accident to call 315-682-2212.

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