Rome, NY (WIBX) - A Lee Center man was injured in a car accident in Rome.

Oneida County Sheriffs says 78-year-old Louis Galeotti was t-boned by a tractor trailer on Turin Road as he attempting to make a left turn into a parking lot. The tractor trailer was driven by Rubert Oliver of North Carolina.

Galeotti was treated at the scene for a hip injury and was then sent to an area hospital.

Oliver was not injured.

Galeotti was issued a ticket for failure to yield the right of way.