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Man attempting to cross road killed after being hit by car in Geneva

WHECTV
Updated: November 29, 2021 06:52 AM
Created: November 29, 2021 12:08 AM

GENEVA, NY (WHEC) — A man attempting to cross Routes 5 & 20 was fatally struck by a car in Geneva Sunday evening. 

According to the Ontario County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 5:23 p.m. first responders responded to a fatal motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian. 

Authorities learned that Terrance J. Klem, 59, was crossing at a place other than a crosswalk when he was fatally struck. 

The driver was traveling westbound on Routes 5 & 20 when he hit Klem.

Deputies say the driver stayed at the scene and called 911. 

According to law enforcement, State Route 5 & 20 was shut down from Lenox Road to County Road 6 for approximately three hours. 

The crash investigation is still pending at this time. 


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