State Police Investigate Crash in Volney

FULTON, NY – State Police in Fulton are investigating a two-vehicle personal injury accident that occurred at approximately 11a.m. today on State Route 481 at the intersection of County Route 45 in the town of Volney.

The investigation revealed that a 2004 Pontiac Sunfire, driven by Sarah J. Teifke, 24, from Mexico, was eastbound on County Route 45 and a 2004 Western Dump Truck, driven by George D. Preeman, 61, from Mexico, was northbound on State Route 481.

The Pontiac Sunfire failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection and was struck by the dump truck on the passenger’s side causing both vehicles off the east side shoulder of the roadway, troopers said.

Teifke was transported by ambulance to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse and was listed in seriouis condition.

Mr. Preeman was not injured in the crash.

The investigation is continuing.