Mayville Man Injured In Accident

MAYVILLE – A Mayville man was taken to Buffalo General Hospital on Tuesday evening after a one-car accident.

Scott E. Hess, 46, of 69 Elm St., Mayville said he was eastbound on Whallon Street when he began to cough vigorously and then briefly lost consciousness before he drove through a lawn and struck a tree at 10 Whallon St. in the village.

Hess was taken to Westfield Memorial Hospital by Mayville volunteer firefighters and then taken to Buffalo with non-life-threatening injuries.

He was charged with failure to keep right and will appear in Town of Chautauqua Court at a later date.