UPDATE: Sheriff’s Office Identifies Man Killed In Crash

Photo by Dan Kohler

BEMUS POINT — A 21-year-old Mayville man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon near Bemus Point.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office identified the driver as Joseph Zatyko.

Bemus Point firefighters and sheriff’s deputies were alerted to the serious crash around 3:10 p.m. An investigation found that Zatyko’s eastbound vehicle on Interstate 86 veered off the southern shoulder and struck the bridge of the Westman Road overpass.

Zatyko was pronounced dead at the scene, the Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.


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