NEWSTEAD, NY (WKBW-TV) - A driver is killed when his car struck a tree in the Town of Newstead early Sunday morning. Police say the operator of a 1995 Nissan pickup truck failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection on Main Street at South Newstead Road. The vehicle continued across Main Street going off the shoulder striking a tree. 54-year-old Lawrence Serwacki of Newstead was pronounced dead at the scene.
Any witnesses are asked to contact the New York State Police in Clarence at 716-759-6831.