A woman driver was fatally injured in a two-car crash shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday on Millersport Highway between the Lockport Expressway and Smith Road in Amherst.
Amherst police said the driver, who has not been identified, was northbound when she apparently drifted over the center line and struck a southbound car.
A man in the other vehicle was flown by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center in critical condition, according to police. The accident remains under investigation.
The busy road remained closed for some time because of the accident.