Steuben County Teen Killed in Bicycle Accident

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A Steuben County teen is hit and killed while riding his bicycle.

State Police in Painted Post responded to the intersection of County Route 1 and Crane Road in Thurston, yesterday at 6:20 p.m. for a fatal bicycle accident.

State Police say 17-year-old, Jonathan Ballance, of Campbell was killed when he failed to stop at a stop sign on Crane Road, and was struck by a southbound vehicle on County Route 1.

Ballance was transported to Corning Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

An investigation shows the driver was not at fault in the accident.

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