22 March 2023

  Major Vincent T. Lightcap
  Troop D Commander




Theresa A. Steele has succumbed to the injuries she sustained in the crash. The investigation is continuing.

On March 22, 2023, at 6:39 a.m., State Police in Pulaski responded to a reported crash involving a Mexico Academy Central School Bus and a pick-up truck at the intersection of County Route 1 and County Route 6 in the town of New Haven, Oswego County.

The accident investigation has determined that the Mexico CSD School bus, operated by Mark T. Vosseller, age 69 from Fulton, NY was traveling north on County Route 6 when he failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection with County Route 1 and drove into the path of a 2022 Dodge pickup truck, operated by Jonathan H. Duval, age 45 from Mexico, NY that was traveling westbound on County Route 1.

Vosseller was transported to Upstate University Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.  He was ticketed for failure to yield to a stop sign. No students were on the bus at the time of the crash.

A passenger on the bus, Theresa A. Steele, age 63, a bus monitor was transported to Upstate University Hospital with severe head injuries and is listed in critical condition.     

Mr. Duval was transported to Upstate University Hospital where he was treated and released. 

The investigation is continuing.


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