Deputies investigate fatal crash in Hopewell

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The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash in the Town of Hopewell. 

According to deputies, at 5:20 p.m., crews responded to the intersection of County Road 4 and Smith Road for a car crash involving a motorcycle. 

Deputies say Shreyans Jain, 25, of Kearny N.J., was driving south on Smith Road and entered County Road 4, colliding with Gerald Saunders, 65 of Seneca Castle, who was riding a motorcycle. 

When they arrived, deputies say they found Saunders dead at the scene and Jain and two other people trapped in the vehicle. All three people had to be extricated from the vehicle. 

Deputies say all three were treated at the scene for minor injuries. 

The intersection was close for about two and a half hours. 

The investigation continues and no charges have been filed at this time. 

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