Driver dies after crash in Orchard Park

Posted at 9:59 PM, Feb 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-20 21:59:47-05

One person is dead after a crash in Orchard Park Tuesday afternoon, according to police.

The accident happened on Taylor road near the 219 overpass around 5 p.m.

Orchard Park Police say a pickup truck was found overturned in a drainage ditch, partially submerged in water.

The driver of the vehicle was trapped inside and had to be extricated, according to police.

The driver was pronounced dead after being taken to Mercy Hospital in South Buffalo.

The victim's name has not yet been released.


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