Posted on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 at 4:28 am
Henrietta, NY (January 21, 2019) – An early morning truck accident between two tractor-trailers took place at around 5:30 a.m. on Monday, January 21, according to police in Henrietta. The accident happened just outside of Rochester in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 near the Scottsville service center.
According to authorities, the driver of a Budget box truck slammed into the rear-end of a tractor-trailer on the Thruway for reasons that have not been determined at this time. The Henrietta Fire Department was called to the crash site along with police and paramedics in order to assist with any victims.
Authorities reported that rescue crews had to extricate the driver of the box truck before transporting the seriously injured victim to a nearby hospital. The specific condition of the victim has not been stated.
Troopers reported that the impact of the collision also caused a fuel spill in the area, however, no further information has been provided. The accident is actively under investigation by authorities.
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