Around 5:01pm, Yates County Sheriff's Office received a report of a roll over, personal injury MVA on Italy Hill Road. The vehicle, a 2001 Ford Pickup had gone off the right side of the road, then skidded across the left side through a ditch, rolling three times coming to rest in a field. The driver was ejected and found outside the vehicle. Passersby found the vehicle shortly afterward and called 911. One witness saw an oxygen bottle with nasal cannula in the cab of the truck and put it by the driver and placed the cannula on him. YCSO assisted with an AED, Prattsburg Ambulance personnel performed CPR. Medic 55 assisted. Driver was pronounced deceased at the scene at 5:27 pm. Family members have been notified by NYSP & YCSO. Investigation continuing.
Edward L. Babcock 65yrs old