Posted on Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 at 7:52 pm
Kirkland, NY (December 23, 2018) – Police are investigating the circumstances of a deadly car accident that happened on State Route 12 in Oneida County and led to one fatality.
According to police, the accident took place on State Route 12 in Kirkland around 7:45 a.m. yesterday morning. A passenger vehicle and a pickup truck were involved in a collision with one another. The vehicle had been traveling northbound on Route 12 when it suddenly crossed over into the incoming lane and struck a pickup truck that had been traveling south.
The passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Both drivers were taken to the hospital for a variety of injuries. The injuries in both parties are unknown but both are expected to be okay.
The road was closed down for quite some time while police investigated the scene of the accident. The investigation continues and, thus far, no tickets have been issued.
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