Bombay, NY – Bangor Man Injured in Serious Accident on County Route 22
Bombay, NY (February 16, 2019) – Police say that one man was hospitalized after a serious accident involving a lawn tractor and pickup truck that occurred on County Route 22.
The accident took place when 65-year-old Robert Collins was exiting his driveway onto County Route 22 on his tractor with a snow plow attached to it. He was suddenly struck by a Dodge Ram 1500.
44-year-old Dean Martin, of Moira, had been driving the Dodge at the time and was unable to stop in time to avoid the tractor, causing the two to collide with one another. Collins was immediately ejected from his tractor and landed in the middle of the roadway.
Collins was immediately transported to the Alice Hyde Medical Center for treatment for a non-life-threatening head injury. At this time, police say that no tickets have been issued.
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