Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash in Chenango County
The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office has completed its investigation of a fatal motor vehicle accident in the Town of Otselic. The crash occurred at approximately 5:45 p.m. on Monday evening at the intersection of State Highway 80 and Reit Road in the town.
Police officials say that Martin Vansteinburg was headed east on State Highway 80 when he went off the shoulder of the roadway, over-corrected, crossed the center line, exited the roadway striking an earth embankment and then overturned.
Vansteinburg was pronounced dead at the scene.