Columbus, NY – Driver Killed and Another Injured in Head-on Collision
Columbus, NY (December 15, 2018) – In Columbus, a head-on collision took place that led to the death of one person and severe injuries in another on a two-lane rural road.
Police are still not sure what caused the 27-year-old driver to veer into traffic around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday. However, he tragically lost his life at the scene of the accident.
The other person driving the second vehicle, a 46-year-old woman, was airlifted to the Syracuse hospital with a variety of serious injuries. She is expected to survive at this time.
One other person in one of the vehicles, identified as a 26-year-old woman, was also hospitalized. County Road 25 was closed down for about 6 hours while police investigated the incident.
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