On August 9, 2019, at approximately 9:35 p.m. the State Police responded to a report of a serious injury car vs. farm tractor accident on Town Line Road in the town of Williamson, Wayne County.
A southbound passenger vehicle being operated by Olivia Engebrecht, age 19, from Williamson came upon a southbound farm tractor and was not able to avoid striking the hay baler it was towing.
The operator of the tractor, James Fisher, age 67, from Sodus, was ejected from the tractor. Mr. Fisher was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where he died early Saturday from his injuries.
Olivia and front seat passenger, Thomas Bates, were uninjured. Back seat passenger, Charlotte Engebrecht, age 19, was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for minor injuries.
The investigation is continuing.