posted on December 09, 2013 13:44
A tractor trailer rollover reported this morning at the intersection of Routes 20 and 63.
That intersection in Pavilion was closed for over two hours and reopened at 7:30.
Details of the crash are limited at this time including the driver's identity and status, but roads were extremely slick this morning before the temperatures went above freezing.
Icy road conditions cause a tractor trailer rollover crash this morning at the intersection of Routes 20 and 63.
The driver, 43-year-old Benito Taveras-Fernandez of North Bergen, N.J., was semiconscious and taken to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester by Mercy Flight.
Deputies say Taveras-Fernandez lost control of the truck driving northbound on Route 63 and struck a National Grid pole before overturning in a ditch.
The intersection in the Town of Pavilion was closed for over two hours and reopened at 7:30.
Taveras-Fernandez was discharged from the hospital.