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Hamburg Police investigate deadly crash

Posted at 9:31 AM, May 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-01 20:17:46-04

Town of Hamburg Police are investigating a deadly crash that killed a 58 year-old driver from Derby.

Investigators say the victim's car was heading westbound in the 6500 block of Route 20 just before 2 p.m. Saturday when the driver crossed into oncoming traffic and clipped a motorcycle heading eastbound. The car then ran off the road, hit a tree and rolled over, according to police.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger was taken by Mercy Flight to ECMC for treatment.

The motorcyclist suffered only minor injuries.

It is unclear what caused the driver to lose control.

Police are not releasing the name of the victim or the passenger at this time.