Vienna, NY (WIBX) – According to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department, two people were taken to area hospitals, following a two vehicle accident in the Town of Vienna. The accident occurred Saturday afternoon on Rt. 49 at the intersection of Herder Rd.
Deputies state that Carl and Karen Boyson of Rome were traveling west on a 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle when Mr. Boyson attempted to pass two vehicles. At the same time, another vehicle driven by Bohdan Kwasowsky of Taberg, began making a left hand turn from Herder Rd into the eastbound lane of Rt 49, crossing right in front of the motorcycle’s path. The Boysons attempted to avoid a collision with Kwasowsky’s vehicle but were unable to, both being ejected from the motorcycle when it entered the roadside ditch. The Boysons were treated at the scene and transported to area hospitals, Kwasowsky was not injured.
Kwasowsky was ticketed for failing to yield to another motor vehicle and is scheduled to appear at Vienna Town Court at a later date.