Crash

July 15, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Fredonia, NY (WBEN) A State Police Vehicle and a passenger vehicle were involved in a crash along the westbound Thruway Monday afternoon. The crash happened just after 1pm. State Police say 33-year-old Trooper Stephen C. Barker, of SP Buffalo, was responding to a report of a property damage...
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Tom Puckett
July 08, 2019 - 2:18 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating an accident that occurred at approximately 10:45am this morning at the 33 and Grider Street. Buffalo police say a tractor trailer & an SUV collided with the SUV going off the road, through a protective fence before it stopped near a city...
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VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island said a small plane carrying three people went down in a residential neighborhood of Valley Stream Sunday night. Newsday reports that a disoriented pilot flying a rented single-engine plane flying in thick fog with a disoriented pilot ran out of fuel...
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Truck hits Young Street overpass. February 28, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) - The City of Tonawanda is taking action to prevent more tractor trailers from crashing into a low CSX bridge on Young Street. Mayor Rick Davis issued an executive order banning large tractor trailers from traveling on Young Street between Fillmore Street and Twin Cities...
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Tom Puckett
February 08, 2019 - 3:19 pm
Amherst, NY (WBEN) An Amherst Police car was involved in a crash Friday afternoon. It happened around 12:30pm at Sheridan Dr. near Niagara Falls Blvd. Police say the officer was responding to assist another patrol and was involved in a crash with an 2017 Ford. That car was driven by a 71 year old...
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Tom Puckett
November 30, 2018 - 12:37 pm
Cambria, NY (WBEN) A driver is hospitalized after a Friday morning crash. Niagara County Sheriff's Deputies say they received a report from OnStar that a black Camaro was involved in a collision with airbag deployment in the area of Route 104 (Ridge Rd) and Route 429 (Townline Rd). NCSO and...
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(WBEN) - After New York State officials told the public on Monday that the Limousine involved in this weekend's deadly crash that killed 20 had failed a state inspection, the company is looking to push back. Attorney Lee Kindlon is representing Prestige Limousine. He appeared on ABC's Good Morning...
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Tom Puckett
April 05, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man will spend up to four years in jail for his role in a high speed crash. 23-year-old Elijah Turley pleaded guilty to Reckless Endangerment in the First Degree in February. He admitted to refusing to stop for police investigating possible street racing on Niagara...
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October 31, 2017 - 1:21 pm
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - A two-car accident in Tonawanda also resulted in a damaged home at 440 East Amherst Street late-Tuesday morning. A woman at the scene told Channel 7 that no one was home at the time of the crash, though eyewitnesses said they saw police chasing a car that crashed into the...
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Richard Root
August 24, 2017 - 3:44 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Two Buffalo Police officers and a civilian were injured in a collision overnight at Doat Street and Bailey Avenue. At least two vehicles, including a Buffalo Police cruiser, were involved in a multi-vehicle accident. Buffalo Police report two officers injured and one civilian...
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