BLOOMFIELD, N.Y. (WROC) — One person is dead and two others are injured after an accident on Bailey Road in Bloomfield on Wednesday afternoon.
Officials say 51-year-old Russell Gernold was killed from the crash.
According to the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office, just before 2 p.m. a car left the roadway at a high rate of speed and flipped several times before striking a tree. Gernold, the backseat passenger, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the car.
The driver and second passenger were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.