Pickup truck driver airlifted to hospital after crash with tractor trailer

Pickup truck driver airlifted to hospital after crash with tractor trailer
Crash (Source: MGN)

EVANS MILLS, N.Y. (WWNY) - A pickup truck driver had to be airlifted to a Syracuse hospital after crashing into a tractor trailer in Evans Mills Tuesday.

It happened at the intersection of Routes 11 and 26 at approximately 8 a.m.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the driver of the pickup, 29 year old Kyle Hart of Evans Mills, ran a red light at the intersection and collided with a tractor trailer.

Officials said Hart had “relatively minor” injuries, but was transported by helicopter to a Syracuse hospital.

The tractor trailer driver, 60 year old John Michaud of Norfolk, was unhurt.

The crash is under investigation and officials said tickets are pending.

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