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Bike, vehicle fatal crash in Jefferson County



Adams, New York – Following a crash between a bicycle and vehicle in the Town of Adams on Friday, a woman from Adams Center is dead, according to New York State Police.

Around 2:43 p.m. on Route 11, police responded to the accident.

An investigation into the crash determined 28-year-old Jean Winchell was riding a bike southbound on Route 11 when she collided with a vehicle traveling north, operated by 24-year-old Bailey Monica of Watertown, according to police.

According to state police, Winchell was pronounced dead at the scene.

South Jefferson Rescue Squad, Adams Fire Department, and Adams Center Fire Department assisted New York State Police at the scene.

An investigation is ongoing.