Deputies: Marcy man killed in Oneida County crash

Deputies: Marcy man killed in Oneida County crash/Picture courtesy of WKTV

A man was killed after driving off of Watson Hollow Road in the Town of Floyd on Thursday morning, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's office.

Joseph M. Kelley Jr., 25, of Marcy, NY was pronounced dead at the scene after the crash around 7:04 a.m., deputies said.

Kelley Jr. was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala eastward on Watson Hollow Road when he crossed over into the westbound lane, and drove into a ditch where he struck the side of a driveway culvert, according to deputies.

Deputies said his vehicle continued on, striking brush, a tree, before coming to a final resting point in a ditch.

According to the sheriff's office, Kelley Jr. was wearing his seat belt at the time of the accident, and the case is under investigation.

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