Vestal Woman, NYSEG Worker, Dies in ‘Workplace Accident’


On Wednesday, August 21 at approximately 2:55 pm, Binghamton Police Patrol division responded to 73 Decatur St., Binghamton, for a report of a female trapped under a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers found Katherina Bobier, 51 years old, of Vestal, a NYSEG employee, trapped under her NYSEG van. EMS responded and pronounced Bobier dead at the scene.

[su_box title=”WHAT BINGHAMTON POLICE SAID ” style=”soft”]“The incident is noncriminal in nature and is being investigated as a workplace accident.”[/su_box]

Binghamton Police were assisted in the investigation by the Broome County Sheriffs Office Accident Reconstruction Unit. Binghamton Police ask anyone with information to contact the Detective Bureau at 607-772-7080.