Wyoming County man killed in snowmobile accident

Updated: 03/13/2014 3:57 PM
Created: 03/13/2014 3:50 PM WHEC.com

A Wyoming County man was killed in a snowmobile accident. The accident happened during the overnight hours Thursday on Folsomdale Road, just south of Bear Road in the town of Bennington.

Sheriff’s Deputies say Jeffrey J. Kirsch, 30, of Cowlesville, was operating his snowmobile southbound on Folsomdale Road when he went off the road and hit a road sign. Sheriff’s deputies say the accident scene was not discovered until early Thursday morning by a plow truck operator.

Kirsch was pronounced dead at the scene. Sheriff’s deputies are still investigating.

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