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UPDATE: Prattsburgh Northern Paving employee struck and killed by intoxicated driver in Phelps

Deputies have identified the road worker who died late-Thursday after being struck by an intoxicated driver.  Nicholas Edward, 34, of Prattsburgh was striping the center line of the highway as an employee of Northern Paving LLC when he was struck by a ... MORE
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Victims names have been released by police that were involved in a fuel tank crash outside Syracuse

The two individuals killed when they hit a fuel tank in Mattydale on Wednesday have been identified by police. The victims were Matthew Kneer and Christine Olmstead, both age 50. The van was traveling west when it went off the road to ... MORE
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Farmington man in custody on felony charges after pursuit, three car crash from Livingston County farm to Canandaigua

New information on the pursuit and crash that shut down a busy intersection in the city of Canandaigua The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office says they received notification that a 2020 Dodge Ram pickup truck with a cattle trailer attached was stolen from ... MORE
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Please remember to drive safely around school buses so kids do not get hurt

Local police ask that people please remember to drive safely around school buses. Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts says the 10 feet surrounding the bus is where a child is in the most danger of being hit and asks people to stop ... MORE
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Deputies: One hospitalized after two car crash at busy intersection on Rt. 332

On Tuesday around 2 p.m. deputies responded to a two car crash at the intersection of State Route 332 and Airport Road. When deputies arrived they found a pickup truck on its side, as well as a sedan facing northbound traffic in ... MORE
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PHOTOS: Truck crashes near Vonnie’s Boathouse in Geneva

Part of Route 14 outside of Geneva was reduced to one lane as first responders worked a crash during the morning hours. A medical helicopter was requested initially to standby as firefighters arrived, but was not needed. First responders from West Lake ... MORE
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Seneca Falls driver ticketed after crash on E. River Rd.

Police report the arrest of a Seneca Falls man following an investigation into a property damage crash that happened on East River Road on Sunday around 3:30 p.m. Jodan Cain, 30, of Seneca Falls was found to have operated a vehicle while ... MORE
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UPDATE: Troopers release new details in fatal wreck that killed HWS student

A freshmen from William Smith College has died following a serious car accident Friday afternoon in the area of State Route 96 and Brewer Road in Waterloo. It resulted in the area of those two roads being shut down for a period ... MORE
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UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal crash in Brutus

One person was killed in a crash that happened around 9:30 p.m. on Pump Road Saturday, Sept. 11. First responders indicated that the crash happened between Chamberlin and Pierce roads. A vehicle struck a tree after driving off the road, and the ... MORE
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One airlifted from serious motorcycle crash in Seneca County

First responders were called to the scene of a serious motorcycle crash near the intersection of Route 96 and Zwick Road. CSFW reported that Fayette Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance initially responded to the scene. The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries. A ... MORE
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Naples man dies after suspected medical emergency while driving on CR33

Deputies say they were called to a fatal crash on County Road 33 on Tuesday. It happened around 5 p.m. in the area of 7526 County Road 33. Bruce Stanley, 74, of Naples was traveling south on County Road 33 when his ... MORE
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Traffic announcement regarding Watkins Glen Grand Prix Festival

On Friday September 10, 2021, the Watkins Glen Grand Prix Festival will take place. As has been customary in recent years, the original race circuit will be closed to public traffic from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for the race re-enactments. In ... MORE
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Elmira Police investigate reports of a pedestrian being struck by a train

Elmira Police Department reports that a pedestrian was hit by a train in Elmira on Friday morning. Details have not yet been released but the police are investigating the incident. A witness stated it happened near West Miller and Home Streets. Want ... MORE
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Speed Awareness Week resulted in 23,087 speeding tickets this year

23,087 speeding tickets were handed out during the 2021 Speed Awareness Week, which were 1,600 more than the previous year. 37,746 tickets were given for different violations making the final number of tickets given out between July 31 and Aug. 8, 2021 ... MORE
New York State, News, Traffic
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Governor Kathy Hochul addresses the need for fixing infrastructure issues to avoid floods in the future

One thing Governor Kathy Hochul has set her focus on is to make improvements on infrastructure to help avoid flash flooding events like what has been seen in New York recently. At her stop in Great Neck on Long Island she stated ... MORE
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