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Franklin, NY – Head-On Collision on NY-21

Franklin, NY (October 24, 2020) – A head-on collision took place along County Highway 21 on Wednesday, October 21st in the town of Franklin.

Reports indicate that at about 5:30 p.m., deputies from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Department and members of the Franklin and Walton Volunteer Emergency Squads, Franklin Fire Department, and Sidney Ambulance all reported to the scene of a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Leland Hull Road and County Highway 21.

Upon their arrival, first response crews discovered that two cars had collided head-on. The force of the impact caused one of the cars to flip over several times before it came to a stop.   

An investigation conducted by local law enforcement revealed that Jeffrey A. Lewis, 50, a resident of Walton, was heading southbound when his car veered over the center line and crashed headfirst into an oncoming vehicle being driven by Wayne R. Knorr, 62, a resident of Laurens, causing Knorr’s car to roll over numerous times.

Knorr was transported by Sidney Ambulance to Fox Hospital in Oneonta for emergency care of a head injury. 

Lewis was transported by the Walton Emergency Squad to Delaware Valley Hospital in Walton, also for the treatment of a possible head injury.

This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.

Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this injury accident. 

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Car Accidents in Franklin

Franklin, NY - Head-On Collision on NY-21

In an average year, throughout the United States, about 2.5 million car crashes happen at intersections. Intersections without traffic signals, distracted drivers, drivers who disregard stoplights, and drivers who speed are all major contributing factors in causing intersections to be vulnerable to so many New York car accidents.

Being seriously injured in an accident of any kind can be a very disruptive, frightening, confusing, and overwhelming time in a person’s life. Make sure that if you are injured in an accident that was not your fault that you don’t have to fight the insurance companies on your own. You need a skilled injury attorney to be your advocate when handling the insurance companies to ensure that you receive the full and fair compensation you are entitled to for your New York injury accident. Call to speak with attorney Michael A. Rose today. 

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