Fatal Accident In Batavia

April 20, 2011 Updated Apr 20, 2011 at 1:21 PM EDT

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Fatal Accident In Batavia

April 20, 2011 Updated Apr 20, 2011 at 1:21 PM EDT

BATAVIA, NY ( WKBW - DailyNewsOnline.com ) A head on crash killed one driver, and sent another to the hospital in Batavia Wednesday morning.

The incident happened just after 7a.m. on Route 5 in Batavia near Wortendyke Road.

The Sheriff's office says Jonathan Colby of Batavia crossed the center line, smashing into a Pontiac car driven by Angelo Merica of Pavillion.

The crash killed Colby.

Merica is in serious condition.