Livonia Firefighters Rescue Trapped Driver on Big Tree Road

LIVONIA – A driver ran off Rte. 20A (Big Tree Road) in the early hours of Thursday. According to the Livonia Fire Department, the driver ran off the road in the area of Big Tree Road and East Lake Road, going over a guard rail and into a pole at 1:35 a.m. The driver was the only occupant and unable to get out. Crews from Livonia and Lakeville worked together to remove the passenger side door to free the patient. Livonia EMS transported … [Read more...]

Avon Truck Crash Critically Injures Driver

UPDATE: State Police now say that the injured driver is age 75, not age 41. AVON – A car collided with a box truck on Rte. 15 (Lakeville Road) on Wednesday. According to first responders on scene, the driver of the sedan, a 75-year-old female, sustained critical injuries when the vehicles collided at about 3 p.m. Two passengers in the box truck were not injured. Firefighters had to free the driver of the sedan. NYS Police said that … [Read more...]

Cops Arrest Leicester Woman for DWI Truck Accident

LEICESTER – New York State Police arrested a Leicester woman for allegedly driving drunk after she struck a tractor trailer near the entrance to Letchworth State Park late Thursday night. Ashley VanGraafeiland, 23, was arrested for misdemeanor Driving While Intoxicated and traffic violations and infractions: Unlicensed Operator, Failure to Keep Right, and No Seatbelt. “She was ejected and sustained injuries to the head, facial injuries and … [Read more...]

Drunk Woman Ejected in Leicester Truck Crash

LEICESTER – A woman was thrown from her vehicle in an accident with a tractor trailer near the Mount Morris entrance to Letchworth State Park late Thursday night. According to New York State Trooper Craig Bianchi, the driver of an SUV was northbound in the southbound lane of Mount Morris Road in the area of Park Road when she collided with a tractor trailer at about 11 p.m. "She was ejected and sustained injuries to the head, facial … [Read more...]

Sheriff Warns of Ice Causing Multiple Livingston County Accidents

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Icy roads are presenting a serious hazard to drivers Wednesday morning. According to Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, multiple accidents and vehicles off the road are attributed to the icy roads. "We have received reports that many roads in the county are icy and slippery conditions exist," posted the Sheriff's Office to Facebook. "Please use extra caution including reduced speeds as ice is often difficult to … [Read more...]

West Sparta Driver Dies after Christmas Eve Rollover

WEST SPARTA – A West Sparta man passed away after a rollover accident on McKay Road on Christmas Eve. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Cory Trybushyn, 29, was eastbound on Mckay Road and failed to negotiate a curve, causing the car to strike several small trees and roll over at 5:09 a.m. Trybushyn was the only occupant of the vehicle. He was trapped in the accident but freed by West Sparta and … [Read more...]

Firefighters Free Trapped Victim from West Sparta Christmas Eve Rollover

UPDATE: Firefighters Free Trapped Victim from West Sparta Christmas Eve Rollover WEST SPARTA – Firefighters recovered a person who was trapped in a vehicle the morning of Christmas Eve. According to first responders, an emergency call at 5:11 a.m. reported a one-car accident at McKay Road and Hartman Road with an occupant trapped in the vehicle. Firefighters extracted the person and took them to a safe landing zone for a medical … [Read more...]

Crash Jams South Street and Mary Jemison in Geneseo

GENESEO – An accident jammed traffic at the intersection of South Street and Mary Jemison Drive Friday evening. According to first responders on scene, two vehicles collided at about 6:30 p.m. when one vehicle tried to move east from Mary Jemison Drive into South Street and another tried to continue from South Street onto Rte. 20A (Mount Morris Road). Each vehicle was occupied by one person. SUNY Genenseo Police assisted Geneseo Police with … [Read more...]

Victim of Fatal Geneseo Accident Identified as Savannah Williams

GENESEO – The SUNY Geneseo freshman who lost her life in a collision with a tractor trailer on Tuesday is identified as Savannah Williams, 18. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, the preliminary investigation indicates that Williams pulled out of Court Street and into the path of the northbound tractor tailer which was driven by Robert Wilkinson, 24. Wilkinson was not injured but badly shaken by the … [Read more...]

18-Year-Old Girl Victim in Fatal Geneseo Accident

UPDATE: Victim in Fatal Geneseo Accident was SUNY Geneseo Student GENESEO – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office confirms that the deceased driver in Tuesday's fatal accident was an 18-year-old girl. According to Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, the truck was northbound on Rte. 63 when the 18-year-old pulled into its path out of Court Street. "Another tractor trailer was northbound and used brakes and veered out of the way … [Read more...]