Press Release - PIMVA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports on July 11, 2015 at approximately 3:00pm Sheriff Deputies reponded to the intersection of St Rt 89 and Cayuga View, in the Town of Covert for a two car personal injury accident. A 2011 Honda CRV being driven by Brian W Gates, age 32 of 7300 Donovan Rd Auburn, was traveling southbound on Rt 89 when a 2011 Toyota Rav 4 being driven by John R Pavia Jr, age 83 of 4971 Fontenac Rd Trumansburg, entered the roadway from Cayuga View Rd, failing to yield the right of way to Gates. The two vehicles collided causing extensive damage to both. Pavia was transported to Cayuga Medical Center by South Seneca Ambulance for a possible shoulder injury. Passangers in the Honda, Jamie L Castellano-Gates, age 30 and Delia M Gates, age 2 both of 7300 Donovan Rd Auburn were transported to Cayuga Medical Center by Trumansburg Ambulance for possible injuries. Pavia was issued a utt for failure to yield right of way. Also assisting at the scene was the Trumansburg Fire Dept.