Lockport Police Investigate Fatal Crash

Driver dead, passenger at ECMC

Tom Puckett
August 05, 2019 - 2:08 pm

Lockport, NY (WBEN) A driver is dead after an early morning crash in Lockport.

Police say a car was north bound on South Transit and was occupied by two males. It is believed that the occupants were coming from the Buffalo area and traveling to Medina, when the vehicle crossed over the south bound lanes, left the roadway and struck a tree.

The 23 year old driver of the vehicle was transported to Eastern Niagara Hospital where he was pronounced dead.   The 23 year old passenger was taken to ECMC for treatment of his injuries.

The driver and vehicle involved were licensed and registered in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Names are not currently being released pending notification of families. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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