Fatal Car Accident in Brantingham

on Friday, 18 October 2013.

A 21 year old Brantingham man is dead following an accident in Brantingham yesterday. The Lewis County Sheriff's Department reported that Justin Gilbert of Brantingham was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee on Partridgeville Road in the town of Greig Thursday morning when he apparently lost control and went off the road. The vehicle struck a tree before flipping onto its roof.  Gilbert was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials believe speed played a role in the crash.