http://thebatavian.com/taxonomy/term/2086/ en Southbound Route 77 to be shut down at Route 20 due to accident in Bennington http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/southbound-route-77-be-shut-down-route-20-due-accident-bennington/45581 <p>Southbound Route 77 is being shut down at Darien Center (Route 20) because of a motor-vehicle accident in Bennington, Wyoming County.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/southbound-route-77-be-shut-down-route-20-due-accident-bennington/45581#comments accidents darien center Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:23:50 +0000 Billie Owens 45581 at http://thebatavian.com Two-car crash at Bank and Washington in the city http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/two-car-crash-bank-and-washington-city/45573 <p>A two-car accident is reported at 148 Bank St. by Washington Avenue. The drive of one vehicle is complaining of back pain. City fire and Mercy medics are responding.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/two-car-crash-bank-and-washington-city/45573#comments batavia accidents Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:37:31 +0000 Billie Owens 45573 at http://thebatavian.com Car well off roadway, possible injuries, on eastbound Route 490 http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-well-roadway-possible-injuries-eastbound-route-490/45510 <p>One vehicle is reported to be way off the road and there may be injuries in the area of mile marker 2.8 Route 490 eastbound. Le Roy fire and Mercy medics are on scene. The location is between the Le Roy and Bergen exits. Law enforcement is also on scene.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-well-roadway-possible-injuries-eastbound-route-490/45510#comments accidents Le Roy Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:38:49 +0000 Billie Owens 45510 at http://thebatavian.com Car wreck, minor injuries, at Griswold Road and Route 19, Le Roy http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-wreck-minor-injuries-griswold-road-and-route-19-le-roy/45484 <p>A motor-vehicle accident with minor injuries is reported at Route 19 and Griswold Road. Le Roy fire and ambulance responding. Fire police are told to shut down traffic on Lake Road.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-wreck-minor-injuries-griswold-road-and-route-19-le-roy/45484#comments accidents Le Roy Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:55:47 +0000 Billie Owens 45484 at http://thebatavian.com Driver of car involved in a pair of collisions arrested http://thebatavian.com/howard-owens/driver-car-involved-pair-collisions-arrested/45482 <p><img alt="" src="/files/users/60/2014-4/zamaccidnov132014_01.jpg" /></p> <p>A 23-year-old Elba man was taken into custody this afternoon following a pair of traffic collisions and a bit of a police pursuit from Bank Street to Main Street in front of Tim Horton&#39;s.</p> <p>Joseph J. Zambito has been charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, according to Sgt. Dan Coffey, Batavia PD.</p> <p>Sometime around 2:30 p.m. police received a report of a vehicle striking a car on Bank Street just within city limits. The vehicle was spotted on Bank Street, Coffey said, and officers attempted to make a traffic stop, but the car continued, turning right onto Main Street.</p> <p>The vehicle struck another car west of Jefferson Avenue, Coffey said, and then patrol vehicles were able to box in the silver sedan and stop it in front of Tim Horton&#39;s.</p> <p>Following a short investigation, the driver was taken into custody.</p> <p>Zambito is also being charged with several traffic violations, Coffey said.</p> <p><em>Reader submitted photos.</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://thebatavian.com/howard-owens/driver-car-involved-pair-collisions-arrested/45482#comments batavia accidents crime Thu, 13 Nov 2014 23:06:13 +0000 Howard B. Owens 45482 at http://thebatavian.com Several car accidents reported on Lewiston Road on bridge over the Thruway http://thebatavian.com/howard-owens/several-car-accidents-reported-lewiston-road-bridge-over-thruway/45481 <p>Law enforcement is on scene at the Lewiston Road overpass over the Thruway for &quot;numerous motor-vehicle accidents.&quot;</p> <p>Town of Batavia Fire Police requested to the scene for traffic control.</p> <p>No injuries reported.</p> <p>UPDATE 5:55 p.m.: Southbound traffic is completely blocked.</p> <p>UPDATE 6:07 p.m.: Town of Batavia Fire Police now requested to the Route 98 overpass to assist law enforcement.</p> http://thebatavian.com/howard-owens/several-car-accidents-reported-lewiston-road-bridge-over-thruway/45481#comments batavia accidents Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:54:04 +0000 Howard B. Owens 45481 at http://thebatavian.com Car vs. motorized scooter accident in Walgreen's parking lot, Le Roy http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-vs-motorized-scooter-accident-walgreens-parking-lot-le-roy/45425 <p>A car vs. motorized scooter accident, with injuries, is reported in the Walgreen&#39;s parking lot in Le Roy. The address is 8 W. Main St. Le Roy medics are on scene and firefighters are responding.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-vs-motorized-scooter-accident-walgreens-parking-lot-le-roy/45425#comments accidents Le Roy Fri, 07 Nov 2014 16:47:35 +0000 Billie Owens 45425 at http://thebatavian.com One-vehicle rollover, minor injuries, on Transit Road, Pavilion http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/one-vehicle-rollover-minor-injuries-transit-road-pavilion/45422 <p>A one-vehicle rollover accident is reported at 9867 Transit Road. It&#39;s at the intersection with East Bethany-Le Roy Road. Minor injuries. Pavilion Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding.</p> <p>UPDATE 9:16 p.m.: Law enforcement is on scene.</p> <p>UPDATE 9:34 a.m.: A patient is being transported to Strong Memorial Hospital.</p> <p>UPDATE 9:43 a.m.: The Pavilion assignment is back in service.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/one-vehicle-rollover-minor-injuries-transit-road-pavilion/45422#comments accidents Pavilion Fri, 07 Nov 2014 14:14:28 +0000 Billie Owens 45422 at http://thebatavian.com Big rig strikes pole, yanks down wires and lands in front yard on Main Road, Pembroke http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/big-rig-strikes-pole-yanks-down-wires-and-lands-front-yard-main-road-pembroke/45397 <p>A tractor-trailer struck a pole, tore down wires and landed on its side in the front yard at 258 Main Road, Pembroke. Unknown injuries. Pembroke and Indian Falls fire departments are responding along with Mercy medics, non-emergency. Eastbound traffic will be shut down at Crittenden Road.</p> <p>UPDATE 6:40 a.m.: National Grid has dispatched a repair crew, which has an ETA of about 30 minutes. Law enforcement is at the scene, too.</p> <p>UPDATE 6:49 a.m.: An engine from Akron Fire Department is called in to provide mutual aid.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/big-rig-strikes-pole-yanks-down-wires-and-lands-front-yard-main-road-pembroke/45397#comments accidents pembroke Thu, 06 Nov 2014 11:34:19 +0000 Billie Owens 45397 at http://thebatavian.com Car crash on Lake Street Road, Le Roy http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-lake-street-road-le-roy/45330 <p>A motor-vehicle accident is reported at 8572 Lake Street Road. A person may have a broken foot, according to dispatch. Le Roy fire and ambulance are responding.</p> <p>UPDATE 4:23 a.m.: Mercy medics are asked to respond, mutual aid, to the accident. The location is between Randall and Red Mill roads.</p> <p>UPDATE 4:44 a.m.: Le Roy ambulance is transporting one patient to Strong Memorial Hospital. Mercy medics #2 are taking a patient to Warsaw Community Hospital. A fire hydrant was damaged as a result of the accident and Monroe County Water Authority is being notified.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-lake-street-road-le-roy/45330#comments accidents Le Roy Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:06:30 +0000 Billie Owens 45330 at http://thebatavian.com Car wreck snarls traffic at Ellicott and Jackson http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-wreck-snarls-traffic-ellicott-and-jackson/45296 <p><img alt="" src="/files/users/60/2014-4/accelloct202014.jpg" /></p> <p>A two-car accident is blocking westbound traffic on Ellicott Street at Jackson. Injuries are believed to be minor. There is one person possibly entrapped. City fire and Mercy medics are scene.</p> <p>UPDATE 5:04 p.m.: City Fire back in service.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/files/users/60/2014-4/accelloct202014-2.jpg" /></p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-wreck-snarls-traffic-ellicott-and-jackson/45296#comments batavia accidents Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:40:15 +0000 Billie Owens 45296 at http://thebatavian.com Wreck on eastbound Thruway http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/wreck-eastbound-thruway/45292 <p>A motor-vehicle accident is reported on the eastbound Thruway at mile marker 381.3. Le Roy fire and ambulance are responding. Injuries are unknown as there are conflicting reports.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/wreck-eastbound-thruway/45292#comments accidents Le Roy Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:55:44 +0000 Billie Owens 45292 at http://thebatavian.com Car crash with injuries on Colby Road in Darien http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-injuries-colby-road-darien/45275 <p>A two-car accident with injuries is reported at 10153 Colby Road in Darien. Darien fire is responding along with Mercy medics. The location is between Sumner and Sharrick roads. It is blocking traffic. Law enforcement is also en route.</p> <p>UPDATE 7:39 p.m.: One person is complaining of head pain.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-injuries-colby-road-darien/45275#comments accidents Darien Mon, 27 Oct 2014 23:37:03 +0000 Billie Owens 45275 at http://thebatavian.com Oversized load yanks down wires at Route 77 and Bloomingdale Road http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/oversized-load-yanks-down-wires-route-77-and-bloomingdale-road/45200 <p>An oversized load being hauled by a tractor-trailer has taken down electric lines at Route 77 and Bloomingdale Road. Alabama fire and law enforcement are responding.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/oversized-load-yanks-down-wires-route-77-and-bloomingdale-road/45200#comments accidents Alabama Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:29:46 +0000 Billie Owens 45200 at http://thebatavian.com Car crash, minor injuries, at Slusser and Stegman roads http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-minor-injuries-slusser-and-stegman-roads/45199 <p>A one-car accident, believed to be with minor injuries, is reported at Slusser and Stegman roads. East Pembroke fire and Mercy medics are responding.</p> <p>UPDATE 2:30 p.m.: The vehicle hit a guard rail. The location is actually Stegman Road, says dispatch.</p> http://thebatavian.com/billie-owens/car-crash-minor-injuries-slusser-and-stegman-roads/45199#comments accidents east pembroke Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:27:11 +0000 Billie Owens 45199 at http://thebatavian.com