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January 20, 2018 - 10:43am
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Le Roy.

A motor-vehicle accident with unknown injuries is reported at Route 5 and Asbury Road, Le Roy.

One of the vehicles is a plow truck and the driver of the truck is out and walking around.

Le Roy PD on scene. Le Roy fire and Le Roy ambulance dispatched.

UPDATE 10:44 a.m.: Le Roy chief reports Le Roy fire can go back in service. The ambulance can come in non-emergency.

January 18, 2018 - 12:47pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Darien.

A semi-truck has gone off the road and hit a fire hydrant in front of Darien Lake Theme Park on Route 77, Darien.

The truck jackknifed.

The driver does not appear to be injured. A deputy is on scene.

Darien fire and ambulance requested to the scene.

UPDATE 12:55 p.m.: There is no water leak from the hydrant.

January 16, 2018 - 10:17pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, batavia.

A minor injury accident is reported at Richmond Avenue and Woodrow Road, Batavia.

City fire and Mercy EMS responding.

January 16, 2018 - 8:33am
posted by Howard B. Owens in thruway, accident, news.

A rollover accident is reported in the Thruway in the area of mile marker 401.6 in the eastbound lane.

Dispatchers have received several calls on it.

One person is reported to be still in the vehicle.

Pembroke fire, Indian Falls fire, and Mercy EMS dispatched.

UPDATE 8:39 a.m.: A vehicle is on its roof on the bridge of the off and on ramp, according to a chief on scene. Traffic is backing up.

UPDATE 8:42 a.m.: The chief believes the driver is out of the vehicle. There is a snowplow pushing it onto the median.

UPDATE 8:46 a.m.: There were two people in the vehicle. They are in a State Police car. One has a complaint of shoulder pain. The other is apparently uninjured.

UPDATE 9:10 a.m.: Pembroke and Indian Falls back in service.

January 15, 2018 - 11:50pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, alexander.

A rollover accident is reported on Route 238 near Bowen Road, Alexander.

No word on injuries.

Alexander fire and ambulance dispatched.

UPDATE 11:55 p.m.: Minor injuries.

January 13, 2018 - 10:26pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Oakfield.

A caller reports finding an overturned snowmobile in a ditch off Lockport Road near Bliss Road in Oakfield.

Oakfield fire and Mercy EMS responding.

UPDATE 10:31 p.m.: Snowmobile driver is conscious and alert.

UPDATE 10:54 p.m.: The driver is not injured but is being transported to UMMC for evaluation. 

January 12, 2018 - 2:25pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, batavia.

A minor-injury pedestrian accident is reported on West Main Street, Batavia, in front of Arby's.

City fire and Mercy EMS responding.

UPDATE 4:14 p.m.: The victim, who had not been transported, has traveled to the Emergency Room at UMMC seeking treatment.

January 11, 2018 - 7:25am
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, batavia, news.

A motor-vehicle accident with airbag deployment is reported on East Main Street, Batavia.

The vehicle may have struck the former Sunoco station in Eastown Plaza.

City fire and Mercy EMS responding.

UPDATE 7:30 a.m.: One vehicle. One patient. The vehicle did strike the building. No damage. The victim is out of the car. Engine 15 back in service.

January 10, 2018 - 6:54pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Le Roy.

An accident is reported on East Main Road in Le Roy, in the area of Stella Collison.

No word on injuries.

It is blocking.

A chief on scene is asking for Route 5 to be shut down at Linwood Road.

Le Roy fire responding.

UPDATE 6:55 p.m.: A chief on scene says two ambulances are needed.

January 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news.

A caller on eastbound Route 20 reports that a red semi-truck with a white trailer had a large chunk of ice fly off of it and strike the caller's car, causing extensive damage.

We didn't catch the exact location on Route 20.

Law enforcement is dispatched.

No injuries have been reported.

UPDATE 1:10 p.m.: The driver is at Route 20 and Route 98 waiting for a tow. The truck has not been located.

January 10, 2018 - 9:07am
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, batavia.

A car has reportedly hit a pedestrian at West Main Street and Thomas Avenue, Batavia.

The victim has an injured foot.

City fire and Mercy EMS responding.

UPDATE 9:12 a.m.: The accident victim was reportedly told by somebody to leave the scene after being hit and is now at her job location. City fire is back in service.

January 7, 2018 - 7:01pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Alabama.

A person is trapped in a car but is apparently not injured, after a one-vehicle rollover accident at 1636 Judge Road, Alabama.

Alabama fire and Mercy EMS responding.

UPDATE 7:04 p.m.: A chief reports, vehicle on its side.

UPDATE 7:06 p.m.: A chief confirms, no injury. The subject needs assistance getting out of the car.

January 5, 2018 - 11:30am
posted by Howard B. Owens in Thurway, batavia, accident, news.

A one-vehicle rollover accident with minor injuries is reported on the Thruway in the area of mile marker 389.3.

Town of Batavia fire with mutual aid from Le Roy fire dispatched.

UPDATE 11:37 a.m.: Chief on scene reports vehicle on its wheels in the median.

UPDATE 11:39 a.m.: Patient is walking around and no complaint of pain. Mercy EMS to continue for patient evaluation.

January 4, 2018 - 3:40pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Pavilion, covington.

A collision between a car and a small school bus are reported at Big Tree Road and South Street Road, Covington.

Unknown injuries.

Pavilion fire and Mercy EMS dispatched.

UPDATE 3:42 p.m.: One injury reported. A child with a head injury, conscious and alert. Traffic at Route 246 will be shut down by fire police.

UPDATE 3:47 p.m.: A fire chief reports multiple accidents at the location.

UPDATE 3:52 p.m.: A second ambulance requested to the scene.

January 3, 2018 - 11:25pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in elba, accident, news.

From The Batavian's news partner, 13WHAM

January 3, 2018 - 11:02pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Bethany.

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One person suffered minor injuries and was transported to UMMC by Bethany's ambulance following an accident at 9:27 p.m. in the area of 11176 Bethany Center Road, Bethany. 

A truck went off the roadway and struck a tree.

Bethany fire and ambulance responded. State Police are handling the investigation.

Photos by Glenn Adams.

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January 3, 2018 - 10:02am
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, elba, notify.

A 64-year-old Elba resident died yesterday following a traffic accident on the Thruway at mile marker 417.2, in Depew, when he was unable to stop in time to avoid rear-ending a tractor-trailer that stopped quickly to avoid another collision.

Edward Torres was transported by ground ambulance following the accident at 1:54 p.m. to Erie County Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

State Police say Torres was eastbound behind a tractor-trailer that was also eastbound. There was an accident ahead of the truck and the truck came to an abrupt stop. Torres was unable to stop in time to avoid a crash.

There were other people injured and one person remains in serious condition.

The accident remains under investigation.

January 2, 2018 - 10:44am
posted by Billie Owens in accident, news, pembroke.

A rollover accident with possible serious injuries is reported at the intersection of Akron and Marble roads, Pembroke. Pembroke and Indian Falls fire departments are responding along with Mercy medic #4. Mutual aid from Akron Fire Department is also requested to the scene.

UPDATE 10:45 a.m.: One person is injured. An ambulance is on scene.

UPDATE 10:46 a.m.: Extrication is needed.

UPDATE 10:49 a.m.: A first responder at the scene says there are two vehicles involved and two tows will be needed. One is on its side down in a ditch; the female driver, who requires extrication, is conscious and alert.

UPDATE 10:53 a.m.: Law enforcement is on scene.

UPDATE 10:59 a.m.: Patient being transported to UMMC.

UPDATE 11 a.m.: Pembroke assignment back in service.

January 1, 2018 - 4:24pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in accident, news, Alabama.

A rollover accident, believed to be with no injuries, is reported in the area of 7784 Alleghany Road, Alabama.

Alabama Fire and Mercy EMS dispatched.

December 31, 2017 - 4:07pm
posted by Billie Owens in accident, news, batavia.

A minor-injury accident is blocking traffic at Lewiston Road and Veterans Memorial Drive. Town of Batavia Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding.

UPDATE 4:28 p.m.: The accident occurred on Lewiston Road, west of Veterans Memorial Drive. A Jeep was westbound on Lewiston when it hit a patch of ice, spun around and struck a maroon minivan on its side. The collision forced the minivan off the roadway and into a tree. 

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