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July 25, 2013

Police investigate fatal car accident

Staff Report
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A two-car fatal accident that occurred at 7:12 a.m. Tuesday in the town of Oneonta is still under investigation, state police at Sidney said.

Terry L. Church, 62 of Milford, died in the accident, which occurred on state Route 23 near county Route 11. She was driving her vehicle west when the accident occurred, troopers said.

The vehicle being driven east by Francis X. Gesel Jr., 66, of Leominster, Mass., crossed into the westbound lane, troopers said. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Otsego County Coroner James Hurley. Gesel was transported to A.O. Fox Hospital with a broken foot and chest pains. The cause of the accident has not yet been determined, troopers said.