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Investigation Continues into Highway Worker’s Death

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The investigation continues into the death of a highway worker last week on Route 96 in Phelps. Ontario County Sheriff’s Deputies say 34-year old Nicholas Elward, of Prattsburgh, was pronounced dead at Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic. Elward was striping the centerline of the highway, riding on a paint sprayer, after...

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Shannon Davenport

I agree that this work crew should be investigated, as well. I traveled this work area every day it was being redone and on several occasions witnessed negligence on the work crews behalf. Multiple times I beeped my horn at workers to get their attentions off of their phones while they were supposed to be safely directing traffic.This could have been prevented.


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