Press Release - PI MVA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on April 21, 2015 at 1149 PM, Seneca County Deputies responded to State Route 96 near Schier Road in the Town of Covert for the report of a one car personal injury accident.
Upon arrival it was found that Steven E Mullen, age 50, of 42 State Route 38 Richford, NY was trapped in his truck. Mullen was traveling southbound on State Route 96 when he swerved to miss a deer and went off the east side of the road. The vehicle then hit a road sign, went down an embankment and struck a tree. Interlaken and Trumansburg Fire department extricated Mullen from the vehicle and he was airlifted by Life Net to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA. Deputies report that Mullen suffered a broken leg, and possible internal injuries, and is listed in critical condition at this time. Trumansburg ambulance also assisted on the scene.