Wyoming Co. man killed in one-car crash

Posted at: 11/18/2012 11:23 AM

nullA Wyoming County man has died after a crash that happened in Livingston County on Saturday evening.

Sheriff's deputies were called to the scene just after 5 p.m. Investigators say 66-year-old Francis Nicklas of Perry was driving on Green Road in the town of West Sparta when his car left the road and hit a tree stump. Nicklas was taken to Noyes Hospital in Dansville where he was pronounced dead.

According to investigators, Nicklas had been hunting in the area with friends and had only driven a short distance before he crashed. Officials believe a medical issue may have caused him to crash.