PI MVA Town of Ovid

    The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 08/12/19  at 11:47 AM , Sheriff’s Deputies responded to two car personal injury crash that occurred at the intersection of Co Rd 139 and Co Rd 129 in the Town of Ovid.  Upon investigating the accident , Deputies learned that a pickup truck and trailer driven by Thomas Hayward 67, of Bergen Beach Interlaken was eastbound on Co Rd 139  , when he was struck by another pickup truck , travelling southbound on Co Rd 129 , driven by  William R. Stevens age 60 of 50 Hudson Heights in Ithaca . Both trucks sustained heavy damage and were towed from the scene. Hayward was checked at the scene and complained of shoulder and arm pain and will seek his own medical treatment. His passengers ; Joseph Swarey 36 and Jacob Swarey 13 both of Co Rd 138 in Ovid were not injured. Stevens complained of pain and was transported by South Seneca Ambulance to Cayuga Medical Center for treatment . Deputies report Stevens was issued a UTT For failure to stop at a stop sign, and  is to appear in the Town of Ovid Court at a later date. Deputies were assisted at the scene by the Ovid Fire Department.


CR# 19SH07754