ONEIDA COUNTY, NY. (THECOUNT) — Quadre DeBerry, of Utica, New York, has been identified as the victim in a Tuesday night fatal vehicle crash in Oneida County.

DeBerry, 29, was killed and 19-year-old Todd Janicke of Whitesboro, was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash in Utica Tuesday night.


According to reports, police responded to Interstate 790 near the Route 12 South Ramp on reports of a vehicle crash. When they arrived, first responders found a vehicle on its roof and two victims ejected from the vehicle around 9:10 p.m. Tuesday.

Both men were transported to area hospitals were DeBerry was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

Janicke is currently listed in critical condition.

DeBerry had just celebrated his 29th birthday on the 7th.

The Utica Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team is conducting the investigation into the cause of the crash.


Geo quick facts: Oneida County is a county located in the state of New York, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 234,878. The county seat is Utica – Wikipedia.