Elderly Man Killed in Friday Night Accident

January 21, 2012 Updated Jan 21, 2012 at 5:23 PM EDT

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Elderly Man Killed in Friday Night Accident

January 21, 2012 Updated Jan 21, 2012 at 5:23 PM EDT

POMFRET, NY (WKBW-TV) - One person is dead after an accident involving a tractor-trailer in the Chautauqua County town of Pomfret Friday night.

The incident happened around 8:40 when the victim, an 83-year-old man whose name is not being released, pulled out in front a tractor-trailer driven by 31-year-old Jason Gage of Buffalo.

After the two collided the car spun out of control, landing in a ditch. The victim was ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to Brooks Memorial Hospital where he later died.

The investigation continues tonight and Gage was issued a ticked for suspended registration.