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Victims in fatal Town of Niagara crash identified

TOWN OF NIAGARA – Two people were killed when their SUV crashed early Saturday on Porter Road,

The SUV was traveling west on the 7200 block of Porter Road when the driver lost control on a curve, leaving the road and rolling over several times, ejecting both.

The victims were identified today as Michael J. Cramer, 43, of Niagara Falls, and Ruth Ann M. Schaller, 35 of Niagara Falls, according to Town of Niagara Police Chief H. James Suitor. Police had not yet determined who was driving.

Both victims were dead when first responders arrived about 3:15 a.m.

Town of Niagara police are continuing to investigate. The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation and Crime Scene units and state police are assisting. Town of Niagara Active Hose Fire Company and Rural Metro Medical Services also responded.