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Marion woman dies in fatal collision with town sweeper truck

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On Monday, September 18 a fatal accident occurred on Parker Road in Marion shortly before 10:30 a.m.


The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff confirmed that 49-year-old Michelle L. Nesbitt, of Marion, rear-ended a Marion Town Sweeper Truck. The truck was operated by Steven J. Taber, 55, of Marion. Both were headed southbound when the incident took place.

Tragically, Nesbitt sustained fatal injuries from the collision and was declared deceased on-site by Wayne County ALS personnel. Fortunately, Taber remained unharmed. The precise circumstances leading up to the crash remain under active investigation.

Several agencies provided assistance at the scene, including the New York State Police, Wayne County ALS, Western Wayne Ambulance, Marion and Walworth Fire Departments, and Featherly’s Garage.