Lewis County deputies investigate serious UTV crash on Cronk Road in Pinckney

COPENHAGEN, NY —  On April 22, 2023, at around 4:21 a.m., the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office investigated a serious injury UTV crash that occurred on the Cronk Road in the town of Pinckney.

A 2020 Can-am Maverick was traveling north bound on the Cronk Road, when it failed to negotiate a turn, rolling several times before striking a tree.

Angelo Curto, 25, New Jersey, was transported to SUNY Upstate for unknown injuries by Mercy Flight, deputies said.

Pawel Lekacz, 26, Queens, NY, was transported to Lewis County General Hospital by Lewis County Search and Rescue for unspecified injuries and was later released, deputies said.

The investigation is still ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (315) 376-3511.

The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Mercy Flight, Lewis County Search and Rescue, Rodman Fire Department and Groffs Towing.