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Niagara Sheriff: four people injured after two vehicle crash in Town of Royalton

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Posted at 9:02 PM, Feb 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-08 18:19:53-05

TOWN OF ROYALTON, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Niagara County Sheriff's Office says four people have been injured after two vehicles crashed Monday evening.

The sheriff's office says the crash happened on Chestnut Ridge Road, near Royalton Center Road, in the Town of Royalton.

A pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Chestnut Ridge Road and another pickup truck was traveling westbound on when the two vehicles struck each other near the center of the roadway.

The sheriff's office says the driver of one of the trucks, a 16-year-old male from the City of Lockport, was taken to Erie County Medical Center by Mercy Flight with serious injuries. As of Tuesday evening, he is listed in critical condition. His name has not been released due to his age.

Three occupants in the other vehicle sustained non-life threatening injuries.

The Niagara County Sheriff's Office AIU and crime scene are continuing to investigate the crash.