3 Car PI MVA Town of Ovid

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on June 30, 2021 at around 3:10 PM, Deputies responded to the area of State Route 414 and West Wycoff Road in the Town of Ovid for a three car motor vehicle accident with injuries. The operators of the vehicles involved were Annja I. Aho, 54 of 2347 East Seneca Street Lodi, Zechariah E. Champion 18 , of 2385 Parmenter Road Lodi, and Samuel Butts IV 52,of 17 Troy Street in Seneca Falls. Sheriff’s Deputies report while heading south on State Route 414, a uninvolved vehicle braked suddenly to miss an animal that came out into the roadway, causing  Aho to brake suddenly, Champion was unable to stop and struck the back of Aho’s vehicle . Butts was also unable to stop and struck the rear of the Champion vehicle. Annja Aho was transported by Hector Ambulance to Cayuga Medical center to be treated for back and neck pain . Zechariah Champion was transported by South Seneca Ambulance also to Cayuga Medical Center for a complaint of a head injury. Butts was uninjured . All vehicles sustained heavy damage and were towed from the scene. Assisting at the accident scene was South Seneca Ambulance, Hector Ambulance, the Lodi Fire Department, and the Ovid Fire Department.