Deputies: Serious crash under investigation in Palmyra, four people sent to hospital

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reported a two-car crash that happened on State Route 21 at the intersection with North Creek Road in Palmyra.

It happened Wednesday, a little before 2 p.m., according to deputies.

Emanuel Hernandez, 33, of East Rochester was turning left onto North Creek Road from State Route 21 when another vehicle, operated by Christopher Everhart, 34, of Walworth was traveling south in the northbound lane at a high rate of speed.




Everhart’s vehicle collided with the driver’s side door of Hernandez’ vehicle, causing extensive damage to both vehicles.

Three individuals involved- including a passenger- had to be extricated from the wreckage by first responders.

All four had to be transported to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment of a variety of injuries. The crash remains under investigation.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Palmyra firefighters, Finger Lakes Ambulance, Macedon Ambulance, Newark Arcadia Ambulance, and Wayne County ALS.


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