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Driver airlifted after Mack truck overturns on SR 96, temporarily closing it

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on the serious crash involving a Mack truck on State Route 96.

That crash, which happened between County Road 7 and State Route 21 resulted in a 36-year-old Rochester man being airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital.

Samuel Diaz, 36, of Rochester was operating a 2007 Mack truck carrying a dumpster box when it crossed the center line, and overturned into the westbound lane.

First responders from Manchester, Shortsville, and Finger Lakes Ambulance all responded to the scene.

Diaz was airlifted by Mercy Flight due to a head injury. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.