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Cuba Police Department fatal accident report

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A Cuba man and a Hornell man are charged in hit and run

From Cuba Police Chief Dustin Burch,

Type of Investigation:  Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

Date and Time:   12/30/2023      Time: 11:45PM

Location:  Intersection of State Route 305 South and Youngs Road in Cuba, New York.

Subject(s)

Dustin S. Cowles (22) Cuba, New York

Kameron M. Mills (22) Hornell, New York 

Charges:        Cowles:

Failure to maintain lane (Violation)

                        Speed not reasonable and prudent (Violation)

                        Reckless driving (Misdemeanor)

                        Leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident (Felony)

                        Obstruction of governmental administration (Misdemeanor)

                        Criminal tampering with physical evidence (Felony)

                        Manslaughter 2nd (Felony)

                        Mills:

                        Leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident (Felony)

                        Obstruction of governmental administration (Misdemeanor)

                        Criminal tampering with physical evidence (Felony)

Court:             Cuba Town Court

Status:            Cowles – Jail, $50,000 Bail

                        Mills – Released on probation

Details of the Incident: Upon receiving a report of a male body laying unresponsive in an embankment on the side of the roadway on State Route 305 South in the Town of Cuba on December 30th, 2023 at approximately 11:45pm and upon further investigation, the above-named individuals were charged in connection with the death of Kevin J. Green (44) of Cuba. The victim was riding on a bicycle when he was allegedly struck by the suspect’s vehicle. This investigation remains ongoing.

Investigated by: Investigator Brandon Vosburg

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