PORTLAND - Around 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, a call went out over the scanners that a vehicle had rolled over a cliff on Route 5 near Lake Road in the town of Portland. Arriving quickly at the scene were the State Police, Chautauqua County Sheriff's, and the Brocton, Portland and Westfield Fire Departments along with Emergency Medical Services.
OBSERVER Photo by Nicole Gugino
A Jeep Liberty heading eastbound, Tuesday afternoon left the road and fell into a ravine off Route 5 near the New Horizons Trailer Park. The operator of the vehicle, Herbert Schultz, 72, was found dead at the scene.