WEST MONROE, N.Y. --- State Police is investigating a fatal snowmobile crash that occurred on a snowmobile trail near Depot Road in the town of West Monroe, Oswego County.
On Friday evening, State Police responded to a reported snowmobile crash in the area of Depot Road and State Route 49 in the town of West Monroe. It was later discovered, Justin L. Digregorio, age 20 from Clay, was riding along the trail when he noticed a tree across the trail and attempted to turn his snowmobile to avoid it. Digregorio states after he struck the tree, he got up and noticed his friend, who was riding behind him, lying down on the trail. Digregorio ran over and noticed Antonio not breathing. Digregorio contacted 911 and started CPR.
Antonio M. Curtis, age 23 from Oneida, NY, was ejected from the snowmobile and transported to Upstate University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead
Digregorio was transported to Upstate University Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation is continuing.