A female passenger died and two other people were injured Tuesday morning in a head-on crash on Route 5 near the Seneca Bingo Hall in Irving.
The two-vehicle crash happened at about 8:30 a.m., the Erie County Sheriff’s Office said.
Mercy Flight took two people to Erie County Medical Center. The female was declared dead on arrival at the hospital, the sheriff’s office said.
The conditions of the other two injured parties were not immediately available.
Authorities have not released the names of those involved.
Investigators are looking into the cause of the crash.
Route 5 was closed in both directions between Route 249 and Route 438 due to the crash, according to an alert posted by the state emergency system.