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A driver who suffered an apparent medical issue struck a utility pole Friday at Ridge and Hosmer roads in Hartland, knocking out power in the immediate area, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said the driver was traveling east on Ridge when the vehicle exited the road and into a yard before striking and severing a utility pole. National Grid …

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A 34-year-old man was injured late Wednesday in single-vehicle accident on Fuhrmann Boulevard, according to a Buffalo Police Department spokesman. Michael J. DeGeorge said the accident occurred just after 11:30 p.m., when the man's pickup drove through the center of a traffic roundabout near the U.S. Coast Guard Station. According to DeGeorge, accident investigators …

A Buffalo police officer suffered minor injuries Thursday after the officer's patrol vehicle was struck by another vehicle operated by a motorist who ran a red light. Police said the accident occurred just before 7:50 a.m. near Oak and Goodell streets. The officer was transported to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. The accident remaine…

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A Batavia woman was injured after she was struck by her own car, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Roxanne Winegar, 61, was parking the vehicle in her driveway just after 11 p.m. Tuesday when she got out of the vehicle, believing she had placed the car's stick shift gear into park, the Sheriff's Office said. However, the car rolled backward and the dr…

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The driver killed in Monday's crash in the Town of Alden has been identified by authorities as Clarence Bressette, 53, of Attica. Bressette died in a two-vehicle crash on Broadway Monday afternoon, the Erie County Sheriff's Office said. The crash occurred at about 3 p.m. on Broadway, near Virginia Drive when an eastbound vehicle crossed over the center line and struc…

A 5-year-old girl was struck in the 100 block of Pooley Place Wednesday by a driver who allegedly left the scene of the accident, according to a spokesman for Buffalo Police on Wednesday night. The 29-year-old driver was issued a summons following the alleged incident, according to the the Buffalo Police spokesman. The incident happened at 4:45 p.m., as the woman, wh…

A Chautauqua County man suffered serious injuries in a one-car crash Thursday on Route 5 in the Town of Portland, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Adam L. West, 35, of Portland, was taken by ambulance to Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pa., said Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies, who responded to the scene of the crash at about 10 p.m. An investi…

Two people were injured in a two-car crash Tuesday on Robinson Road near South Transit Road in Pendleton. Ashlee Blarr, 31 of Lockport was stopped in the road about 1  p.m., waiting to make a left turn into a driveway, when his vehicle was rear-ended by  a second vehicle, also headed west on Robinson Road, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office. The driver …

JAMESTOWN – A teenaged driver was seriously injured Tuesday night when his car crashed into several parked vehicles, Jamestown police said Thursday. According to Jamestown police, officers observed Joshua M. Verrett, 19, of Jamestown, driving on Falconer and Thayer streets in a manner that was inappropriate for road conditions at the time. Shortly after, they said, Verr…