State Police in Pulaski are investigating a one car fatal crash that occurred at approximately 5:30am on State Route 69 in the Town of Mexico.
The investigation has revealed a 2012 Ford F-250 pick-up truck, operated by Casey Billings, age 29, from Parish, NY was traveling southbound on State Route 69 when he failed to negotiate a left curve. Billing’s traveled off the west shoulder, traversed a large ditch, striking two utility pole guard wires then two trees.
The vehicle then continued southbound coming to rest in the yard at 4297 State Route 69. Casey Billings was transported to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse and is listed in critical condition.
A passenger, identified as Christopher Billings, age 41, also from Parish, was transported to Oswego Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Initial investigation has determined apparent alcohol consumption as potential factor in accident.