Mercy Flight called to Junius for Motorcycle crash

Seneca County Sheriff Deputies responded to a motorcycle accident that occurred on Dublin Rd in the Town of Junius on Sunday evening at about 6 pm. It is reported that a motorcycle which was operated by Curtis J Thorn age 40 of 3126 Arcadia Zurich Norris Rd Lyons NY was traveling east on Dublin Rd in the area of Justice Olp Rd. When Thorn crested the hill at that location he observed a vehicle operated by Jason M Messina age 35 of 49 E 9th ST Oswego NY conducting a U turn at the base of the hill. Thorn attempted to brake to avoid hitting Messina’s vehicle causing him to lose control of the bike. Thorn slid several feet along the road and came to a rest in the grass along side of the road. Thorn was air lifted to Strong Memorial Hospital for injuries to his chest, arms and head. Messina was issued a ticket for improper U turn at a grade. Assisting at the scene was Junius Fire Department, North Seneca Ambulance and Mercy Flight.

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