Seven People Killed in Accident Involving Tractor-Trailer

May 30, 2013 Updated May 30, 2013 at 8:18 AM EDT

By Mitch Simon

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May 30, 2013 Updated May 30, 2013 at 8:18 AM EDT

TRUXTON, N.Y. (WKBW) - A truck's trailer became disconnected and slammed into a minivan, killing 7 of the 8 passengers in Truxton Wednesday night.

According to authorities, a tractor-trailer was driving south on Route 13 when the trailer disconnected.

The trailer then hit the minivan traveling north. Eight people were in the minivan. Seven were killed.

The remaining survivor was taken to Upstate Medical Center. their condition is unknown at this time.

The two people in the tractor-trailer were not hurt in the crash.