PI MVA, Town of Romulus

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on June 21st, 2024, at about 11:30 AM, Deputies responded to the area of State Route 89 and County Road 138 in Romulus for the report of a rollover accident with injuries.

After Deputies investigated the scene, it was determined that Richard Gunderman age 64 of Endicott NY was Northbound following four vehicles on State Route 89. One of the vehicles slowed down to turn left into a local business. At the same time Gunderman attempted to pass all the vehicles. Gunderman then swerved to miss the vehicle turning and went into a ditch. Gunderman struck a telephone pole and rolled into a vineyard. Gunderman was treated on scene for neck and chest pain then transported to Cayuga Medical Center by South Seneca Ambulance. Gunderman was issued tickets for Unsafe Passing, Speed not reasonable and Prudent and changing lanes unsafely.