Horse and buggy hit by car in Yates County - 07-16


Starkey, NY (WHCU) – A horse and buggy were recently hit by a car on State Route 14A in the Yates County Town of Starkey. 34-year old Heather Gilbert of Rock Stream was driving south when she looked into the backseat of her vehicle to check on her two young daughters. As Gilbert looked up, she drifted onto the west side of the road, hitting a horse and buggy. Six people, ranging in age from 28 to 8 months old were inside the buggy, which separated from the chassis and overturned.