Posted on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:36 pm
Chautauqua County, NY (October 20, 2018) – A sheriff’s deputy of Chautauqua County was involved in a head-on collision around 9 yesterday morning, October 19, at Straight and Center Roads. The accident took place in Sheridan.
The police officer received a serious neck injury and was flown by medical helicopter to the Erie County Medical Center. His vehicle was severely damaged. The driver of the second vehicle involved was quickly taken to a hospital in Dunkirk for a variety of injuries.
A variety of medical services and the sheriff’s department were at the scene of the accident. Police are still investigating how it took place.
New York Head-on Collision
Head-on collisions take place for a variety of reasons on our roads, from drivers who are not paying attention to the layout of the roads to those who drive drunk or distracted. No matter the reason, if you or someone you love has been seriously injured in one of these accidents, we want you to know that you are not alone and we hope that you will recover during this difficult time.
Some car accidents are more serious than others, and head-on collisions are one of these accidents that ends in fatalities more often than other accidents. At Hach & Rose, we want to stand by your side when you have been injured in an accident or lost somebody close to you. We extend our helping hand to you so that you can get through your claim. Contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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