Category: Traffic

Deputies: Axel becomes detached from trailer of truck on Rt. 96, causing crash and road closure

Deputies: Axel becomes detached from trailer of truck on Rt. 96, causing crash and road closure

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on the tractor-trailer crash that happened on Route 96 in the area of Bromka Road on May 20. Around 10:19 a.m. deputies responded to that area for a single tractor-trailer accident. Deputies said in ... MORE
One killed, another airlifted after vehicle crosses into oncoming traffic on Rt. 31

One killed, another airlifted after vehicle crosses into oncoming traffic on Rt. 31

Deputies in Wayne County are investigating a fatal crash that happened on State Route 31 in the town of Lyons on Friday. A vehicle operated by Nancy Delork, of Lyons was traveling west on Route 31 when her vehicle crossed into oncoming ... MORE
Lyons, News, Traffic, Wayne County
Farmington: Leonard’s Express unveils trucks with patriotic design to honor veterans

Farmington: Leonard’s Express unveils trucks with patriotic design to honor veterans

Farmington-based company Leonard’s Express showed support for veterans by equipping several long-haul trucks with a military-themed design. As part of its patriotic ‘wrapped truck’ program, the company vinyl wrapped new trucks at each of its five terminals. The first revamped truck was ... MORE
Work set to begin on Thruway improvements in Ontario, Seneca and Cayuga Counties

Work set to begin on Thruway improvements in Ontario, Seneca and Cayuga Counties

Work is set to begin on a $15.5 million improvement project on 16 miles of the NY State Thruway in Ontario, Seneca, and Cayuga Counties. Roadway and safety improvements for 16 miles of Thruway in Finger Lakes The Citizen reports seven miles ... MORE
Steuben County: Legislature examining ways to improve emergency response, offset cost for

Steuben County: Legislature examining ways to improve emergency response, offset cost for Hornell

The Steuben County Legislature is working to improve its emergency services operation after describing local volunteer ambulance companies as short-staffed and sometimes inaccessible. On Thursday, May 12, the Legislature announced it would begin examining ways to improve emergency response in the county, ... MORE
One airlifted from scene of rollover crash in Varick

One airlifted from scene of rollover crash in Varick

First responders were called to a rollover crash in the town of Varick on State Route 96A Tuesday. The call came in around 10 a.m., according to the Cayuga-Seneca Fire Wire. Varick Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance responded to the scene ... MORE
News, Seneca County, Traffic, Varick
Drinks-to-go law in NYS: What you need to know

Drinks-to-go and NYS traffic law: What you need to know

Alcohol-to-go sales were secured in New York with the passage of the state budget in early April. Let’s dive deeper into what this change means for drivers and law enforcement. Since alcohol-to-go was included in thr FY 2022-23 state budget, questions have ... MORE
“Give turtles a break”: It’s turtle crossing season in NY

‘Give turtles a break’: It’s turtle crossing season in New York

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently put out their annual reminder that spring is turtle crossing season on New York’s roads. Thousands of turtles are killed each year as they cross busy roads on the journey to lay ... MORE
Serious crash shuts down part of Rt. 104 in Williamson: One person airlifted to Strong Hospital

Serious crash shuts down part of Rt. 104 in Williamson: One person airlifted to Strong Hospital

A serious crash Saturday evening shut down a portion of State Route 104 in the town of Williamson. First responders say one person was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. An investigation is underway. Additional details of the crash were ... MORE
Junius Ponds, Clifton Springs

Junius Ponds, Clifton Springs travel plazas along New York State Thruway won’t reopen until fall

What’s going on with travel plaza construction along the New York State Thruway? News10NBC asked the state for an update on progress for local rest stops, which will be significant upgrades from their former sites. Junius Ponds in Seneca County is behind ... MORE
Geneva: Routes 5&20 construction moves along, some delays might push completion date past October

Geneva: Routes 5&20 construction moves along with some delays anticipated

Construction on Routes 5&20 is moving along but delays might occur, said the City of Geneva’s Public Works Director Joe Venuti on Monday. The project includes reducing the highway from four lanes to two in Geneva’s downtown area. Venuti gave a project ... MORE
Minor injuries after rollover crash in city of Auburn

Two taken to hospital after rollover crash in city of Auburn

Two people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a crash Friday in Auburn. The Auburn Fire Department and other first responders were called to a portion of Grant Avenue near the McDonald’s restaurant. It didn’t take long for firefighters ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News, Traffic
Fatal crash involving dump truck under investigation in Canisteo

Fatal crash involving dump truck under investigation in Canisteo

State police are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Route 36 in Canisteo this week. According to a news release, preliminary investigation determined, Gayle M. Vanskiver 65, was traveling north on State Route 36 when her vehicle collided with a town ... MORE
Wrong-way crash involving several vehicles shuts down Rt. 695 near Camillus

Wrong-way crash involving several vehicles shuts down Rt. 695 near Camillus

Multiple people were reportedly hurt after a wrong-way crash in the Camillus area on Friday. It happened around 9 p.m., according to WSYR-TV. The multi vehicle crash happened along Route 695 south to Route 5 east. Route 695 south was closed while ... MORE
Cayuga County, News, Traffic
Wayne County passes sales tax reduction on fuel, will coincide with state gas tax holiday

Wayne County passes sales tax reduction on fuel, will coincide with state gas tax holiday

The Wayne County Board of Supervisors recently approved a measure to help lower costs at the pump. The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to cut sales tax on fuel at their special meeting on Friday, April 29. “Currently, we charge 4% on ... MORE
Why is American’made gas the same

If Kwik Fill gas is ‘American-made,’ why aren’t the prices lower?

If Kwik-Fill gasoline is American-made, then why aren’t the prices lower? That’s the question local residents are asking after a recent commercial from the company states, “Kwik Fill gasoline is made right here in America. United Refining Company who operates Kwik Fill, ... MORE
Here’s some tips to help New York’s motorcyclists stay safe out on the road

Here’s some tips to help New York’s motorcyclists stay safe out on the road

Motorcyclists are out in full force as weather warms up. That means it’s time for a refresher on motorcycle safety to help avoid accidents when out on the road. Roughly 166 fatal motorcycle crashes occur every year in New York State, said ... MORE
New York State, News, Traffic
One hospitalized after van pulls in front of sedan at 414/Thruway intersection in Tyre

One hospitalized after van pulls in front of sedan at 414/Thruway intersection in Tyre

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on the crash that happened at the intersection of State Route 414 and the New York State Thruway on-ramp in the town of Tyre. On Saturday around 9:45 p.m. deputies responded to the intersection ... MORE
News, Seneca County, Traffic, Tyre