Man Starflighted After Single Vehicle Accident On I-86

FLUVANNA-A Jamestown man was Starflighted to UMPC Hamot Friday after suffering an apparent medical issue according to New York State Police.

Captain Eric Balon told WNY News Now ¬†Brandon McElrath, 24, left the westbound roadway near the Strunk Road Exit on I-86 around 4:30 PM Friday. McElrath was treated at the scene by Alstar EMS and Fluvanna Volunteer Fire Fighters before being Starflighted. McElrath’s condition is not know at this time.

The eastbound roadway was shut down for approximately an hour as crews worked the scene. Police said the accident is under investigation.