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Deadly accident in Canandaigua
Canandaigua, N.Y. A Batavia man was killed in a wrong way accident on Route 5 in Canandaigua around 3 p.m. Saturday.
Steven Kloos, 68 of Canandaigua, was driving west on Route 5 when a medical condition caused him to black out at the wheel. His car then hit a mailbox and road sign, the Ontario County Sheriffs Office said.
Kloos vehicle continued west on Route 5 in the eastbound lane before hitting the victims vehicle head-on.
According to investigators, Barry Scutt, 57, was wearing a seatbelt and his airbag deployed, but Scutt was pronounced dead at the scene.
Kloos was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital by Mercy Flight for chest, pelvis, and leg injuries. He is currently in stable condition.