Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

Fatal car crash in Palmyra

State Police reported a fatal accident on Monday, (12/17) at 5:50 p.m on Route 31 in Palmyra.

A vehicle driven by Harold Fisher, age 89 of Palmyra was heading westbound in the eastbound lane of Route 31, having turned off of Vienna Road.

He collided with a 1992 Honda, driven by Peter Ganze, age 47 of Lyons, who was traveling eastbound in the eastbound lane.

Following the collision, Harold Fisher was transported to Newark Wayne Hospital where he was declared deceased. His wife, Dorothy Fisher, age 86 was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital, where was is listed in guarded condition.

Ganze was treated at the scene.