Deerfield Accident Closes Rt 8


A pick up truck went off the road at Route 8, at Walker Road, in Deerfield. Route 8 is closed from Walker Road to Davis Road. One person was injured and has been airlifted from the sceen. There is a report that a second person may have been in the truck, but was out of the vehicle when first responders arrived. The driver had to be extracated from the pick up. The extent of their injuries are unknown.

State Police and Oneida County Sheriffs are at the sceen. Deerfield Fire resonded to the accident, along with Kunkle Ambulance. Poland Fire Department was called to help with setting up the landing zone for the helicopter.

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