Accident Near Ostego Road

Local News

An area man suffers minor injuries after an early morning accident.

The State Highway Patrol says just after 5am Wednesday morning 58-year-old Thomas Ollom was traveling north on State Route 93 near Ostego Road when he went off the right side, over corrected, went off the left side of the road, hitting a utility pole, flipping the truck onto its side.

Some telephone lines fell because of the accident.

The Patrol says Ollom was taken to Genesis Good Samaritan with cuts and scrapes and was cited with failure to control.

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