Teen Killed In ATV Accident In Allegany County
Kyle McPherson, of Andover, was 16
November 21, 2012
INDEPENDENCE, NY - Last night at approxmiately 10:00 pm, an ATV being driven by Kyle McPherson 16, of Andover, in the Town of Independence, failed to negotiate moderate curve and drives off left side of roadway, down a ravine before coming to rest. Both McPherson and his ATV passanger, Jocelyn M Saunders, 17, of Genesee, were ejected from ATV.
Saunders was pronounced deceased at scene by Allegany County Coroner Maynard Baker who transported her to the Monroe County Medical Examiner's office. McPherson was transported by LifeNet to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester where he is currently receiving treatment for head, neck and leg injuries.
Troopers are asking anyone with information regarding this accident or on Heselton Gully between 10:00 pm and 11:00 pm on 11/20/12, are asked to contact SP Amity BCI at 585-268-9030.