Saturday, February 13, 2016

Elderly man killed in Steuben County crash

At approximately 12:15 p.m. Saturday, Bath-based state police responded to a one car, motor vehicle accident on State Route 226 in the Town of Bradford. The operator, Josephine M. Dellisante, 87, of High St. Corning, NY, was traveling north on State Route 226 and lost control of her vehicle on the snow and ice covered roadway. State Police Investigator Jeremy Hagadone said Dellisante’s vehicle crossed over to the southbound side of the roadway and struck a tree head on. The passenger of the vehicle Joseph Dellisante, 89, of High St. Corning, NY was killed on impact. New York State Police were assisted on scene by Bradford Fire and Ambulance Department, Rural Metro, and New York State Department of Transportation.