Fatal Crash Investigated In Town of Volney

On Friday, October 7, at approximately 8:23 p.m., State Police in Fulton responded to a one car fatal crash on County Route 6 in the town of Volney.

The investigation has revealed 37 year-old, Paul J. Switzer from 540 County Line Road in Phoenix, was traveling south on County Route 6 when his vehicle exited the west side shoulder of the roadway and struck several trees.

Switzer was partially ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

It appears he was not wearing a seat belt.

The investigation is continuing.