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, stopped at the intersection, then proceeded to cross.
A truck slammed into the vehicle as it attempted to pass through.
Willard Beardsley was pronounced dead at the scene. Meanwhile, Mary Beardsley was pronounced dead at Strong Memorial Hospital.
The man operating the truck was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Sheriff Dougherty indicated that at this point in the investigation – there doesn’t appear to be anything criminal at play.
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