Update 6 p.m. —

Rt. 13 has reopened to traffic, according to the Tompkins County 911 Dispatch Center.

Earlier —

NEWFIELD, N.Y. — Three people have been hospitalized — two by a medical helicopter and one by an ambulance — after a serious accident on Route 13 involving a car and a motorcycle on Sunday.

The severity of their injuries is unknown. The names of the patients have not been released.

Route 13 in Newfield remains closed near the intersection of Trumbulls Corners Road, according to the Tompkins County 911 Dispatch Center.

Newfield firefighters were the primary responding agency. State police are also investigating the crash.

Dispatchers urged motorists to avoid the area.

We’ll provide updates as they become available.


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Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.