Saturday, December 20, 2014

Public Safety

Governor issues statement ahead of arriving storm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WKTV) - Governor Cuomo has released a statement ahead of the storm, urging motorists across the state to use caution if out on the roads.

Water main break at Genesee, Lafayette Streets
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Utica police say a water main break has occurred at Genesee and Lafayette Streets.

Police imposter pulls over second victim
YORKVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - The man posing as a police officer has reportedly tried to pull over another victim.

Firefighters to visit Utica schools for Fire Prevention Week
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Fire Department and National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) kick off Fire Prevention Week.

Police warn residents, businesses of rise in air conditioner theft
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The warm weather is unveiling a problem that dozens of local businesses are dealing with.

Owners of Bridgewater home struck by suspicious fire offering reward
BRIDGEWATER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The owners of a burned-out house on Route 8 in Bridgewater are using it as a billboard in an attempt to catch the person who torched their house.

Hartwick man killed in two-car accident in Town of Otsego
OTSEGO, N.Y. (WKTV) - An Otsego County resident has been killed following a motor vehicle accident in the Town of Otsego late Monday night.

Herkimer County man dead after motorcycle accident in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. (WKTV) - A Herkimer County man is dead after his motorcycle collided with a car in the City of Little Falls on Monday afternoon.

Deerfield accident under investigation
DEERFIELD, N.Y. (WKTV) - A man was taken to the hospital late Sunday night after an accident on Walker Road in Deerfield.

Two men taken to hospital after early morning accident in Rome
ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - Two Oneida men were taken to the hospital after a motor vehicle accident in the city of Rome Friday morning.