Three New York residents lost their lives in a three-vehicle crash in the Ontario County town of Phelps on Dec. 16. The accident occurred at approximately 11 a.m. at the intersection of Route 14 and Bostwick Road.
New York State Police said a 71-year-old Geneva man was driving his Buick sedan west on Bostwick Road when he ran a stop sign and hit an SUV traveling north on Route 14. The collision pushed the SUV into the path of a pickup truck headed southbound on Route 14. Two male passengers in the SUV and the pickup driver were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The SUV driver was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with undisclosed injuries. The Buick driver was not injured.