At about 2:51 a.m. today (June 3), members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Department, McFee Ambulance and Palermo Fire Department responded to a single motor vehicle accident at the intersection of State Route 49 at State Route 3 in the town of Palermo.
A blue 1979 Chevrolet Camero was traveling west on Route 49 when it left the south shoulder of the roadway at the intersection of Route 3 striking an earth embankment and several trees causing the vehicle to overturn.
The driver and only occupant of the vehicle, 34-year-old Robert E. Green of Hannibal, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced deceased at the scene.
Mr. Green was transported by Menter to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.