Posted on Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 at 11:55 pm
Lancaster, NY (May 14, 2019) – Shortly before 10:00 p.m. on Monday, May 13th, a woman from the town of Akron was reported to have sadly lost her life in a motor vehicle accident that also left one person injured. The crash took place along William Street for reasons that continue to be investigated at this time.
According to police, a vehicle was traveling westbound on William Street when it veered into the other lane and may have overcorrected, subsequently rolling over numerous times. Whether or not another vehicle had anything to do with the events that led to the crash has not been reported.
Emergency medical crews accompanied police at the scene, where one victim, identified only as a 41-year-old woman, was sadly pronounced dead. A 47-year-old victim was promptly rushed to Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo. However, the condition of that victim has not been stated. No further details have been provided.
New York Car Accidents
First and foremost, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the victim as they attempt to cope during this devastating time. Furthermore, we would like to extend our sympathies to the injured victim as we genuinely hope he is able to recover. Following a fatal car accident in New York, it is terribly important to know that, as either the bereaved family or an injured victim, you may have very significant rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have devoted their careers to those who have unjustly suffered at the hands of reckless drivers and other negligent entities. We understand the immense hindrances that often arise in the aftermath of a serious collision, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident in New York, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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