NYSP Update: Fatal bicycle accident on Route 11 in town of Adams

NYSP news release

ADAMS, NY —  On Sept.16, 2022, at about 2:43 p.m., the New York State Police responded to a bicycle/motor vehicle collision on US Route 11 in the Town of Adams, Jefferson County.

The investigation determined Jean Winchell (28) from Adams Center, NY, was riding a bicycle south on State Route 11 when she collided with a vehicle which was traveling north and operated by Bailey Monica (24) from Watertown, NY.

Ms. Winchell was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The investigation is continuing.

The State Police were assisted at the scene by the South Jefferson Rescue Squad, the Adams Fire Department, and the Adams Center Fire Department.