October 9, 2013

Police Log: Oct. 9, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man was injured in a two-car accident Saturday.

Shortly before 1:45 p.m., Dominick J. Camelo, 92, of Plattsburgh was driving a 2010 Subaru sedan north on Ampersand Drive in the Town of Plattsburgh when he made a left-hand turn onto Rugar Street and failed to yield to the right of way of a motorcycle, striking the side of the vehicle, State Police Troop B Public Information Officer Trooper Jennifer Fleishman said.

The driver of the motorcycle, Dennis J. Bower, 46, was ejected from his vehicle, Fleishman said.

Bower was taken to CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, she said.

Camelo was cited for disregarding a traffic control device.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg