Sheriff’s Office: 10/21/09

On 10/20/09 at 4:44 p.m., Jason T. McCaffery, 30, of 173 Shepard St., Rochester, NY was operating a 1998 Nissan east on SR 104 in the Town of Hannibal when a 1998 Oldsmobile being operated by Catherine M. Howell, 87, of 837 County Route 21, Hannibal, NY reportedly pulled into Mr. McCaffery’s lane at the intersection with CR 21 and the vehicles collided. Ms. Howell was transported by helicopter to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. Failure to yield the right of way seems to have been a contributing factor. This accident remains under investigation.