UPDATE: Police release name of man who died in crash near Oswego Wednesday evening

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Updated: 1:15 p.m. Thursday 5-20-21 — Lyndon R. Lewis age 61 of Granby, NY, died at the Oswego Hospital from injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Mr. Lewis was operating a gray, 2012 Dodge sedan southbound on State Route 481 when he collided with a white, 2017 Chevrolet sedan that was stopped waiting to turn into St Peter’s Cemetery. The occupants of the Chevrolet sedan were not injured.


OSWEGO, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A deadly accident occurred just south of the City of Oswego Wednesday evening.  The crash happened around 6:20 p.m.

Oswego City Police and Fire responded to the area of State Route 481 by Saint Peter’s Cemetery. Two vehicles were involved. One of the drivers was rushed to Oswego Hospital where they later died.

Those in the other vehicle were not seriously hurt. Names are not being released until family can be notified.  

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information can call the Oswego Police Department at 315-342-8120. 

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