Members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office and the Constantia Fire Department responded to Dutcherville Road east of Lewis Road, in the town of Constantia, for a single-car motor vehicle accident today (April 19).
Further investigation revealed that the lone occupant, John W. Scrimale of West Monroe, was operating a Chevrolet Malibu in a westerly direction on Dutcherville Road when he left the roadway then struck a culvert and tree.
Mr. Scrimale was pronounced dead at the scene.
Unsafe speed and failure to keep right were contributing factors to the accident, deputies report.
The investigation is continuing.