Teen driver killed in Route 20 crash

Posted at 10:50 AM, Jan 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-12 17:07:58-05

Police in the Town of Hamburg are investigating a deadly early morning accident that claimed the life of a young man.

Investigators say 18-year-old Jacob Butterfield was killed Friday morning, after his car crossed the center line of Southwestern Boulevard and collided with an oncoming car. The Derby man was pronounced dead on the scene.

The other driver involved was not seriously injured.

Police say this is an active investigation, however alcohol does not appear to be a factor.