QUICK LINKS:

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.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Winter Weather Advisory

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Allegany; Cattaraugus; Chautauqua; Southern Erie; Wyoming
Expires: 11/26/2014 6:00 AM

Flood Warning

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Erie; Genesee
Expires: 11/26/2014 8:20 AM

Rochester

Overcast
39°
44° | 37°
  • Feels like: 30° F
  • Wind: W 17mph
  • Humidity: 79%
  • Wed Cloudy
    37° | 29°
  • Thu Cloudy
    35° | 27°
  • Fri Considerable cloudiness
    31° | 26°
  • Sat More clouds than sun
    39° | 26°