Accident with injuries reported on Route 19 at Selden Road
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on January 8, 2014 - 7:49am
A two-car motor vehicle accident is reported on Route 19 and Selden Road, Le Roy.
Le Roy fire and ambulance dispatched.
There are reportedly a number of cars off the road at Ford Hill.
UPDATE 6:54 a.m.: A chief on scene confirms multiple cars off the road. Route 19 is being shut down.
UPDATE 6:55 a.m.: DOT requested to the scene. Heavy ice conditions. More manpower requested to the scene.
UPDATE 7 a.m.: Another vehicle is reported off the road on Griswold Road, Le Roy, with significant damage. There's also a property damage accident, reported before the one on Route 19, on Perry Road. The travel ban for the county was only just lifted now.
UPDATE 7:06 a.m.: A deputy informs dispatch that unless DOT can get the road cleaned up, Route 19 is going to be shut down for a while.
UPDATE 7:11 a.m.: Le Roy's ambulance, with no patients to treat, is being repositioned at Selden Road so its emergency lights can be used to help control traffic. It's in service if needed for a medical call. A DOT plow just arrived on scene, but the truck doesn't have any salt. A chief says, "He can't help us. Don't send him through. I don't need that here."
UPDATE 7:56 a.m.: All vehicles have been removed. Le Roy fire is keeping the road shut down until it's salted. The DOT truck is expected back, with salt.