NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Barry C. Chase
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.