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Lancaster police investigating deadly crash involving van, garbage truck

Posted at 7:35 AM, Sep 09, 2020

LANCASTER, N.Y. (WKBW) — Lancaster police are investigating a deadly crash involving a van and a garbage truck.

Police say the crash happened around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Walden Avenue and Sheldon Avenue.

According to police, a 60-year-old Lancaster man was traveling eastbound on Walden Avenue when he struck the garbage truck.

The victim was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital where he later died from his injuries. His name has not yet been released.

The driver of the garbage truck was not injured and is cooperating with the investigation.