13 September 2021

 Major Barry C. Chase
 Troop E Commander



On September 11, 2021, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the State Police responded to a single vehicle fatal accident on Pump Road in the town of Brutus, Cayuga County.

The operator and sole occupant, Nicholas Hawker, age 30, from Memphis, NY was traveling northbound on Pump Road and lost control of the vehicle, exited the roadway, and struck a tree.

Mr. Hawker was pronounced deceased at the scene and the investigation is continuing.


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