PALMYRA, N.Y. (WROC) — An Ontario man has died after veering off the road and colliding with a tree near State Route 21 in the Town of Palmyra Thursday.

According to authorities, Thomas Hemstreet was travelling South on State Route 21 when he left the road and collided with a tree .

The 56-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office say the cause of the crash is still under investigation.


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