BOONVILLE, NY (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) — New York State Police are investigating an ATV crash in the town of Boonville that has claimed the life of a Connecticut man.
State Police in Marcy were called to the scene of the crash on Domser Road in the town on the night of Friday, October 27. Preliminary investigations into the accident found that at approximately 8:30 pm, an ATV driven by 30-year-old Andrii Yavorskyi from Norwalk, Connecticut, was traveling west on Domser Road when he approached a sharp curve.
Yavorskyi subsequently lost control on that curve, drove off the roadway and overturned the ATV. He was ejected from the ATV and pronounced dead at the scene.
Further investigation by New York State Troopers found that Yavorskyi was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time.