Posted at: 01/10/2014 11:56 AM
Updated at: 01/10/2014 2:42 PM
A 59-year-old Pittsford man was killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer. It happened at the intersection of Lincoln Road and Atlantic Avenue in Walworth around 10 a.m.
State Police say Stephen Hanna was southbound on Lincoln Road when he stopped at the stop sign on Atlantic Avenue and then proceeded through the intersection. Witnesses tell police after Hanna went through the intersection, he stopped and then backed up into the path of a westbound tractor-trailer. Hanna was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Hanna’s dog was in the vehicle at the time of the crash and was turned over to a family friend.
Police say the driver of the tractor-trailer, 51-year-old Timothy Briggs of Ontario, NY, was not injured. He was ticketed for having a suspended license.
Police say the investigation is ongoing.