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UPDATE: Motor Vehicle Crash on Perry City Road

February 15 Updates

The operator of the Chevrolet Silverado, who fled the scene on foot and was subsequently apprehended, has been identified as 24 year-old Markley D. Doane.  During the course of their investigation, Deputies observed signs of impairment. Deputies conducted a DWI Investigation which resulted in DOANE being arrest for Driving While Intoxicated.

DOANE was charged with Failure to Keep Right, Driving While Intoxicated, Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC of .08% or Greater,  Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident and Vehicular Assault 2nd degree. DOANE was released on tickets ordering him to appear in the Town of Ulysses Court at a later date.

The operate of the Jeep Wrangler was treated at Upstate Medical Center and has since been released.

February 14

On February 14, 2020 at about 3:48 PM, the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 8400 block of Perry City Road in the Town of Ulysses for a motor vehicle crash.  Upon arrival it was determined that a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling West on Perry City Road when it collided with a 2008 Jeep Wrangler that was traveling East on Perry City Road.  The driver of the Jeep Wrangler was airlifted by Guthrie Air to a Syracuse hospital.  The driver of the Chevrolet Silverado fled on foot from the scene and was apprehended a short time later in a nearby wooded area.  Perry City Road was closed to all traffic from the Schuyler County line to Waterburg Road for about 2 hours.  The investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.  Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (607) 266-5420.  The New York State Police, Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office, Trumansburg Fire Department, Trumansburg Ambulance, and Enfield Fire Department assisted in this incident.


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